Core Curriculum, Criminal Justice pathway, AS

60 hrs. + 3 hrs. PE = 63 hrs.

 First Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

ENGL 1101 - Composition I  

3

ENGL 1102 - Composition II

 

3

MATH 1001 - Quantitative Reasoning  or
MATH 1111 - College Algebra 

3

Area D Lab Science 

4

CRJU 1100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice 

3

CRJU 2200 - Fundamentals of Criminal Law in Georgia 

3

CISM 2201 - Fundamentals of Computer Applications 

3

POLS 1101 - American Government 

3

COMM 1100 - Human Communication   or COMM 1110 - Public Speaking

 

3

Area C Elective (Art, Music, or Theatre Appreciation)

3

 

 

PHED11xx - Activity PE excludes PHED 1100 Health & Wellness 

1

TOTAL

15

TOTAL

17

 Milestones: Complete English and Math requirements. GPA should be ≥ 2.0. Complete CRJU 1100CISM 2201, and CRJU 2200. Earn 30 credit hours by the end of the first year. Students are required to meet with their advisor each term for advising and registration. Discuss four-year degree options with an advisor.

 Second Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

ENGL21xx - Literature 

3

Area D Elective (MATH 1401 recommended)

3

Area D Lab Science

 

4

Area E Elective 

3

HIST211x - U.S. History 

3

SOCI 1160 - Introduction to Social Problems  or SOCI 2500 - Class, Race and Gender Stratification or SPAN 1002 - Elementary Spanish II  or higher

3

Area E Elective

 

3

CRJU 2155 - Introduction to Criminal Procedure or
CRJU 2215 - Fundamentals of Constitutional Law 

3

CRJU 1125 - Introduction to Policing 

3

HUMN 1100 - Topics in the Humanities (or other Area B Elective )

1

 

 

PHED 1100 - Health & Wellness 

2

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

15

 Milestones: Overall GPA should be ≥ 2.0. During fall term apply to a bachelor-level criminal justice program or speak to your advisor about an ABAC four-year degree. Apply to graduate during the fall term.