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2014-2015 Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice, A.A.S.


Faculty Advisors: Richard Jones • 903-434-8206 (rjones@ntcc.edu); Leonard Newman • 903-434-8109 (lnewman@ntcc.edu); Bob Hedges • 903-434-8266 (bhedges@ntcc.edu)
 

Students should consult a faculty advisor or an academic advisor early in their program of study. The Criminal Justice program offers instruction and training for individuals who are seeking careers in Criminal Justice or related fields. The A.A.S. degree not only prepares a student to sit for the Texas Peace Officer Licensing Examination, but also provides a faculty advisor early in their program of study to develop a degree plan. Deviations from the courses listed require a recommendation from the faculty advisor and approval of the Associate Vice President for Workforce Development.

Program Requirements


Core Curriculum Requirements (18 Credit Hours)


Composition: 3 Hours


One course.

Speech: 3 Hours


Choose one course from the following:

Mathematics: 3 Hours


One course.

Computer Technology: 3 Hours


Choose one course from the following:

Social and Behavioral Science: 3 Hours


Choose one course from the following:

Criminal Justice Concentration (34 Credit Hours)


Other Degree Requirements (17 Credit Hours)


Minimum Required - 69 Credit Hours