This career studies certificate is designed as a stackable credential that introduces students to the field of Corrections. This program is the first semester for correctional staff to possess a working knowledge of the corrections field and an understanding of the skills used to manage, treat, and counsel inmates.
The occupational objectives are to provide a basic foundation in this field that does not require a degree or individuals who wish to increase their knowledge and/or skill. Courses in this program can be used as stackable credentials.
Admission to the Career Studies Certificate program is based upon the general requirements for admission to the college.
|Course Number||Course Title||Lect. Hrs.||Lab Hrs.||Course Cr.|
|ADJ 100||Survey of Criminal Justice||3||0||3|
|ADJ 107||Survey of Criminology||3||0||3|
|ADJ 133||Ethics and the Criminal Justice||3||0||3|
|ADJ 138||Defensive Tactics||1||0||1|
|ADJ 146||Adult Correctional Institutions||3||0||3|
|ADJ 211||Criminal Law, Evidence and Procedures I||3||0||3|
|SDV 100||College Success Skills||1||0||1|
|Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester||17||0||17|