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Program Requirements

Criminal Justice: Associate in Science
Minimum Credits for Graduation: 60
CRJU 105 is a pre-requisite for most 200-level CRJU courses.

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Fall Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
CRJU104, Introduction to Corrections, 3 cr.
CRJU 104 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CRJU105, Introduction to Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CRJU 105 requires prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 100. A minimum grade of C is required in CRJU 105.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL100, Academic Writing I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENGL 100. A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a 3-credit Liberal Arts Elective. The course should be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

PSYC103, Introduction to Psychology, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

SOCI101, Introduction to Sociology, 3 cr.
If a student must choose between PSYC 103 and SOCI 101 in the first semester, then SOCI 101 should be taken, as it is a pre-requisite for other program courses.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

Spring Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
CAPS111, Introduction to Word Processing, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CAPS121, Introduction to Spreadsheets, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CAPS131, Introduction to Databases, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL101, Academic Writing II, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
HSTY201, American History to 1877 Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
HSTY202, American History Since 1877 Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
POSC103, American National Government Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
POSC104, American State and Local Government Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
POSC112, Public Administration Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

MATH Elective (MATH 132 or higher)
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
MATH2@
MATH 132, College Algebra and Trigonometry, 3 cr.
MATH 135, Precalculus Mathematics, 3 cr.
MATH 181, Discrete Mathematics, 3 cr.
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Fall Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
CRJU205, Concepts of Criminal Law, 3 cr.
CRJU 205 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

SOCI207, Introduction to Criminology, 3 cr.
SOCI 207 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
ENGL 201 is strongly recommended.

ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
ENGL204, Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Criminal Justice Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
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.

CRJU 110, Introduction to Policing, 3 cr.
CRJU 210, Introduction to Criminal Investigation, 3 cr.
CRJU 212, Community Corrections, 3 cr.
CRJU 215, Legal Aspects of Evidence, 3 cr.
CRJU 217, Ethics in Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CRJU 230, Criminal Justice Internship, 3 cr.
Use Schedule Search for electives

Use Schedule Search for electives

Spring Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
ENGL102, Approaches to Literature, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

SOCI206, Juvenile Delinquency, 3 cr.
SOCI 206 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
HSTY101, Development of the Western Tradition I Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
HSTY102, Development of the Western Tradition II Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Use Schedule Search for electives

Use Schedule Search for electives

SUNY General Education & TC3 Liberal Arts courses

Note: The @ symbol represents any course number or discipline. For example, BIOL @ means any course with a Biology course prefix. An @ alone means one course in any course discipline with any course number.