Criminal Justice

Education, Human Services, and Criminal Justice Department | AAS - Associate of Applied Science Degree | 2 years

Earn your Associate of Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice at Clackamas Community College and gain the skills needed to work in the criminal justice field.

Are you interested in law enforcement, the legal system and crime prevention? The Criminal Justice program at Clackamas Community College is a great place to start your career.


Criminal Justice

Skills
Job Outlook
Descriptions and Outcomes

Criminal Justice Core Requirements

Complete 3 credits of CJA-280
  • CJA-280
  • Crim Justice/Corrections/CWE
  • 1
 
Complete 3 credits of CJA-281
  • CJA-281
  • Crim Justice/Corrections/CWE
  • 1
 
Complete CJA-101 or CJA-201
  • CJA-101
  • Criminology
  • 4
  • CJA-201
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • 4
 
Complete the following Criminal Justice Core Requirements
  • CJA-120
  • Judicial Process
  • 3
  • CJA-130
  • Introduction to Corrections
  • 3
  • CJA-203
  • Crisis Intervention
  • 3
  • CJA-210
  • Criminal Investigation I
  • 3
  • CJA-211
  • Criminal Investigation II
  • 3
  • CJA-212
  • Criminal Investigation III
  • 3
  • CJA-222
  • Procedural Law
  • 3
  • CWE-281
  • Cooperative Work Experience Seminar
  • 0
  • CJA-223
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • 3
  • PSY-219
  • Intro to Abnormal Psychology
  • 4
  • HS-260
  • Victim Advocacy & Assistance
  • 4
  • WR-122
  • English Composition
  • 4
  • CJA-110
  • Intro to Law Enforcement
  • 4
  • CJA-122
  • Criminal Law
  • 4
  • CJA-200
  • Comm Policing/Diverse Society
  • 4
  • CJA-170
  • Intro to Field Work in CJA
  • 3
  • CJA-243
  • Drugs, Crime and the Law
  • 3
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050, MTH-065, or MTH-098
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 3
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
  • MTH-098
  • College Math Foundations
  • 5
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-121
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete CJA-250
  • CJA-250
  • Reporting/Recording/Testify
  • 4
 

PE/Health/Safety Related Instruction

Complete HE-163 or HE-205
  • HE-163
  • B&d I: Into to Abuse & Addictn
  • 3
  • HE-205
  • Youth Addictions
  • 3
 

Program Electives

Complete 12 credits of Criminal Justice Program Electives. Please refer to the catalog for a complete list of Criminal Justice Program electives.
 
Total Credits Required: 90-92