SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND EDUCATION
CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION

Minimum of three semesters required for completion.

COURSES CREDIT HOURS
CJ 111 Introduction to Justice Systems 3
CJ 112 Organization and Administration of Justice Systems 3
CJ 115 Criminal Law 3
CJ 117 Juvenile Delinquency 3
CJ 123 Laws of Evidence 3
PSY 101 Introductory Psychology 3
SOC 101 Introductory Sociology 3
Behavioral/Social Sciences Elective 3
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CORRECTION ADMINISTRATION

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION

Minimum of three semesters required for completion.

COURSES CREDIT HOURS
CJ 220 Criminology 3
CJ 115 Criminal Law 3
CJ 121 Institutional Corrections 3
CJ 211 Case Studies in Criminal Behavior 3
CJ 213 Community Corrections 3
PSY 101 Introductory Psychology 3
SOC 101 Introductory Sociology 3
Behavioral/Social Sciences Elective 3
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EARLY CHILDHOOD

This program can be completed in two semesters if the student enrolls full-time. Students who earn the Early Childhood Certificate may seek employment in child care programs, as teacher assistants, as pre-school teachers, or they may pursue study towards an A.A.S. degree in Early Childhood.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
FIRST SEMESTER
ECH 101 Introduction to Early Childhood Education 3
ECH 106 Field Experience – Early Childhood 1
PSY 217 Introduction to Children with Exceptionalities 3
ECH 110 Methods and Materials in Early Child Education 3
ENGL 101 Freshman English I 3
EDU 120 Technology for Teachers 1
PE 145 First Aid 1
PE 146 CPR 1
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SECOND SEMESTER
ECH 102 Curriculum and Assessment 3
ECH 104 Early Childhood Field Experience II 3
ECH 111 Infants and Toddlers 3
ENGL 209 Children’s Literature 3
BEH 101 Language/Literacy Development 3
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