2014-2015 Catalog

Criminal Justice Emphasis AA Degree

The Associate of Arts degree is intended for those students who plan to eventually transfer to a four-year institution. This degree program is applicable to those seeking careers in a variety of criminal justice areas such as law enforcement, corrections, probations and parole.

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

MATH 1000PROBLEM SOLVING

3

OR

MATH 1400COLLEGE ALGEBRA

4

CRMJ 2120INTRODUCTION TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE

3

PSYC 1000GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

4

SOC 1000SOCIOLOGICAL PRINCIPLES

3

Total Credit Hours:16-17

CRMJ 2120: These are CRMJ Foundation courses. Required for UW Bachelor of Arts in CRMJ.

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 2010TECHNICAL WRITING

3

POLS 1000AMERICAN & WYOMING GOVERNMENT

3

STAT 2070STATISTICS FOR SOC SCIENCE

4

COSC 1200COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

CRMJ 2450ETHICS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE

3

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

Total Credit Hours:17

CRMJ 2450, Ethics in Criminal Justice, is strongly encouraged by the WWCC Criminal Justice Advisory Board.

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

CHEM 1000INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY

4

SPAN 1010FIRST YEAR SPANISH I

4

CRMJ 2210CRIMINAL LAW I

3

PSYC 2210DRUGS AND BEHAVIOR

3

SOC 2350RACE & ETHNIC RELATIONS

3

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

Total Credit Hours:18

CRMJ 2210: These are CRMJ Foundation courses. Required for UW Bachelor of Arts in CRMJ.

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

SPAN 1020FIRST YEAR SPANISH II

4

BIOL 1003CURRENT ISSUES IN BIOLOGY

4

OR

BIOL 1010GENERAL BIOLOGY

4

COMM 1010PUBLIC SPEAKING

3

SOC 1100SOCIAL PROBLEMS

3

CRMJ 2400CRIMINOLOGY

3

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0-1

Total Credit Hours:17-18

CRMJ 2400: + These are CRMJ Foundation courses. Required for UW Bachelor of Arts in CRMJ.

Total Credit Hours: 68-70