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Program Requirements

Criminal Justice: Associate in Science

Minimum Credits for Graduation: 60

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First Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 15  
CRJU104, Introduction to Corrections*
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CRJU105, Introduction to Criminal Justice*
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
ENGL100, Academic Writing I*
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
PSYC103, Introduction to Psychology
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
SOCI101, Introduction to Sociology
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su

Second Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 15  
CAPS111, Introduction to Word Processing
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CAPS121, Introduction to Spreadsheets
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CAPS131, Introduction to Databases
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
ENGL101, Academic Writing II
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
HSTY201, American History to 1877
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
OR HSTY202, American History Since 1877
Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
Mathematics Elective

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Political Science Elective

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Third Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 15  
CRJU205, Concepts of Criminal Law*
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
OR ENGL204, Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication
Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
SOCI207, Introduction to Criminology
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su

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Liberal Arts Elective
ANTH, ANTH Elective
ARAB, ARAB Elective
ART 101, History and Appreciation of Art I
ART 102, History and Appreciation of Art II
ART 104, History of Photography and Video
ASTR, ASTR Elective
BIOL, BIOL Elective
CHEM, CHEM Elective
CHIN, CHIN Elective
COMM101, Mass Media
COMM225, Communication Law and Ethics
CRJU104, Introduction to Corrections
CRJU105, Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRJU217, Ethics in Criminal Justice
CSCI160, Introduction to Computer Programming
CSCI165, Computing Fundamentals I
CSCI205, Computing Fundamentals II
ECON, ECON Elective
EDUC295, Foundations of Education
ENGL102, Approaches to Literature
ENGL103, Report Writing
ENGL108, Performance Poetry & the Spoken Word
ENGL135, Writing Workshop - Short Narrative Film
ENGL200, Screenwriting
ENGL203, Techniques of Listening
ENGL205, American Literature I
ENGL206, American Literature II
ENGL208, Introduction to Native American Literature
ENGL215, Short Fiction
ENGL216, Advanced Screenwriting
ENGL218, Smart TV
ENGL220, Literature for Children
ENGL225, World Literature I
ENGL226, World Literature II
ENGL227, Creative Writing Workshop
ENGL229, Introduction to Poetry
ENGL233, Film Analysis
ENGL237, Journalism
ENGL239, Newspaper Editing
ENGL245, Survey of British Literature I
ENGL246, Survey of British Literature II
ENGL247, Beat Movement in American Literature
ENGL248, Contemporary Women Writers
ENGL250, Field Studies in Literature
ENGL255, Writing the Dramatic Television Series
ENGL256, Playwriting
ENGL258, Creative Nonfiction
ENGL260, Creative Writing Portfolio
ENGL261, Visiting Writer Series Workshop
ENGL262, Writing Workshop - Poetry
ENGL271, Writing Internship
ENGL274, Marketing the Screenplay
ENGL275, Getting Published - Prose and Poetry
ENGL298, Cinema Capstone
ENVS, ENVS Elective
ESL, ESL Elective
ESOL, ESOL Elective
FREN, FREN Elective
GEOG, GEOG Elective
GEOL, GEOL Elective
GERM, GERM Elective
HSTY, HSTY Elective
HUMN, HUMN Elective
ITAL, ITAL Elective
MATH1, MATH1 Elective
MATH2, MATH2 Elective
METR, METR Elective
MUSI101, Music Appreciation
MUSI108, Music Theory I
MUSI109, Music Theory II
PHIL, PHIL Elective
PHSC, PHSC Elective
POSC, POSC Elective
PSYC, PSYC Elective
RECR150, Play Across Cultures
RUSN, RUSN Elective
SOCE, SOCE Elective
SOCI, SOCI Elective
SPAN, SPAN Elective
WGST, WGST Elective

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Fourth Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 15  
ENGL102, Approaches to Literature
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
HSTY101, Development of the Western Tradition I
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
OR HSTY102, Development of the Western Tradition II
Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
SOCI206, Juvenile Delinquency
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
Liberal Arts Elective
ANTH, ANTH Elective
ARAB, ARAB Elective
ART 101, History and Appreciation of Art I
ART 102, History and Appreciation of Art II
ART 104, History of Photography and Video
ASTR, ASTR Elective
BIOL, BIOL Elective
CHEM, CHEM Elective
CHIN, CHIN Elective
COMM101, Mass Media
COMM225, Communication Law and Ethics
CRJU104, Introduction to Corrections
CRJU105, Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRJU217, Ethics in Criminal Justice
CSCI160, Introduction to Computer Programming
CSCI165, Computing Fundamentals I
CSCI205, Computing Fundamentals II
ECON, ECON Elective
EDUC295, Foundations of Education
ENGL102, Approaches to Literature
ENGL103, Report Writing
ENGL108, Performance Poetry & the Spoken Word
ENGL135, Writing Workshop - Short Narrative Film
ENGL200, Screenwriting
ENGL203, Techniques of Listening
ENGL205, American Literature I
ENGL206, American Literature II
ENGL208, Introduction to Native American Literature
ENGL215, Short Fiction
ENGL216, Advanced Screenwriting
ENGL218, Smart TV
ENGL220, Literature for Children
ENGL225, World Literature I
ENGL226, World Literature II
ENGL227, Creative Writing Workshop
ENGL229, Introduction to Poetry
ENGL233, Film Analysis
ENGL237, Journalism
ENGL239, Newspaper Editing
ENGL245, Survey of British Literature I
ENGL246, Survey of British Literature II
ENGL247, Beat Movement in American Literature
ENGL248, Contemporary Women Writers
ENGL250, Field Studies in Literature
ENGL255, Writing the Dramatic Television Series
ENGL256, Playwriting
ENGL258, Creative Nonfiction
ENGL260, Creative Writing Portfolio
ENGL261, Visiting Writer Series Workshop
ENGL262, Writing Workshop - Poetry
ENGL271, Writing Internship
ENGL274, Marketing the Screenplay
ENGL275, Getting Published - Prose and Poetry
ENGL298, Cinema Capstone
ENVS, ENVS Elective
ESL, ESL Elective
ESOL, ESOL Elective
FREN, FREN Elective
GEOG, GEOG Elective
GEOL, GEOL Elective
GERM, GERM Elective
HSTY, HSTY Elective
HUMN, HUMN Elective
ITAL, ITAL Elective
MATH1, MATH1 Elective
MATH2, MATH2 Elective
METR, METR Elective
MUSI101, Music Appreciation
MUSI108, Music Theory I
MUSI109, Music Theory II
PHIL, PHIL Elective
PHSC, PHSC Elective
POSC, POSC Elective
PSYC, PSYC Elective
RECR150, Play Across Cultures
RUSN, RUSN Elective
SOCE, SOCE Elective
SOCI, SOCI Elective
SPAN, SPAN Elective
WGST, WGST Elective

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A "C" or better grade in ENGL 100 and all CRJU courses. CRJU 105 is a prerequisite for most 200 level CRJU courses.

A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a three credit liberal arts elective. The course should be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.

Criminal Justice Elective: Choose, in consultation with advisor, from the following: CRJU 110, CRJU 210, CRJU 212, CRJU 215, CRJU 217, CRJU 230, POSC 213, or other CRJU electives including those obtained through articulation agreements between TC3 and BOCES, or transferred from other accredited colleges.

Liberal Arts Electives: To be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.

*Grade of C or better is required