College of Professional Studies: Degree Programs: Undergraduate

Criminal Justice, Associate of Science

Indiana Tech: Criminal Justice

Crime fighting requires hard work by wel-trained individuals — from the police officers on the street to the highest ranks of law enforcement and everyone in between. Pursuing a degree in criminal justice at Indiana Tech will give you the knowledge and background you need to achieve your dream of making our neighborhoods, our cities, and our country safer.

A growing number of law enforcement agencies require some college education for new officers, and this degree will fulfill that entry-level education. Graduates will have a general understanding of the criminal justice system that will enable them to excel in a variety of agencies, such as police forces at the local and state level.

Degree Curriculum
criminal justice
Course # Course Title
Credits
CJ 1100 Introduction to the Criminal Justice System
3
CJ 1300 The Police in America
3
CJ 1400 Corrections in America
3
CJ 2300 Substantive Criminal Law
3
CJ 2400 Understanding Procedural Law
3
CJ 2500 Criminal Investigation
3
CJ 2600 Laws of Evidence
3
CJ 3100 A System of Juvenile Justice
3
CJ 3200 Understanding Criminal Behavior
3
Total Credits: 27
Business Administration
Course # Course Title
Credits
BA 1200 Foundations of Business
3
Total Credits: 3
Information Systems
Course # Course Title
Credits
MIS 1300 Software Tools
3
Total Credits: 3
English
Course # Course Title
Credits
ENG 1250 English Composition I
3
ENG 1270 English Composition II
3
ENG 2320 Professional Communication
3
Total Credits: 9
Social Sciences
Course # Course Title
Credits
PSY 1700 Introduction to Psychology
3
PSY 2520 Abnormal Psychology
3
SS 2800 Introduction to Sociology
3
Total Credits: 9
Mathematics
Course # Course Title
Credits
MA 1000 Foundations of College Math
3
MA 1025 Mathematical Problem-Solving
3
Total Credits: 6
Approved Electives
Course # Course Title
Credits
Approved Elective
6
Total Credits: 6
CURRICULUM TOTAL CREDITS: 60
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