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-110
  • Intro to Law Enforcement
  • 4
  • CJA-120
  • Judicial Process
  • 3
  • CJA-122
  • Criminal Law
  • 4
  • CJA-130
  • Introduction to Corrections
  • 3
  • CJA-170
  • Intro to Field Work in CJA
  • 3
  • CJA-200
  • Comm Policing/Diverse Society
  • 4
  • 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
  • CJA-223
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • 3
  • CJA-243
  • Drugs, Crime and the Law
  • 3
  • CWE-281
  • Cooperative Work Experience Seminar
  • 0
  • HS-260
  • Victim Advocacy & Assistance
  • 4
  • PSY-219
  • Intro to Abnormal Psychology
  • 4
  • WR-122
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

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