Administration of Justice: AS Degree
The Associate of Science Degree in Administration of Justice is a four-semester course of study. Students are required to complete 60 units to include: General Education, Administration of Justice core courses and Electives. Courses are available in a face-to-face, hybrid and online format.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate skills and knowledge that allow them to successfully complete academic work at a transfer institution.
- Communicate effectively in their verbal and written presentations, using vocabulary, grammar, and technical skills appropriate for an Administration of Justice profession.
- Demonstrate a knowledge of the criminal law and criminal procedure appropriate for an Administration of Justice major.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the work ethic expectations of administration of justice professions.
|Required Core Courses (18 units)|
|ADMJ-120||Introduction to the Criminal Justice System||3|
|ADMJ-121||Introduction to Criminal Law||3|
|ADMJ-122||Introduction to Criminal Procedures||3|
|ADMJ-123||Introduction to Community Policing||3|
|ADMJ-125||Introduction to Evidence||3|
|ADMJ-190||Administration of Justice Internship 1||3|
|Required Electives (3 units)|
|Complete one of the following courses:||3|
|Introduction to Investigation|
|Introduction to Juvenile Procedures|
To receive an Associate Degree, students must complete 60 degree applicable semester units with a grade point average of at least 2.0. Students must also complete the NVC General Education pattern to earn an Associate degree. Consultation with a Counselor is highly encouraged to ensure all requirements are met.