Administration of Justice AS Degree

The Associate of Science in Administration of Justice degree is intended to prepare students academically to perform effectively in a host of careers pertaining to the Administration of Justice system. Students will be exposed to a series of courses within the major intended to develop social awareness, written communication skills, cultural sensitivity, concepts of law and the physical ability to cope with many of the demanding Administration of Justice careers.  

Required Courses Units
AJ 001Introduction to Criminal Justice3
AJ 002Concepts of Criminal Law3
AJ 004Criminal Court Process3
AJ 006Criminal Investigation3
AJ 024Report Writing3
Electives (with Advisor Approval)
Select 12 units from the following:12
Legal Aspects of Evidence
Community and the Justice System
Patrol Operations
Traffic Enforcement
Juvenile Procedures
Narcotics Control
Natural Resources Law Enforcement
Introduction to Forensics
Introduction to Corrections
Administration Justice Work Experience (Maximum of 3 units may be used for work experience)
Basic Peace Officer Training-Module III
Basic Peace Officer Training-Module II
Required Subtotal15
AJ Electives Subtotal12
Other Electives (with Advisor approval)13
COD General Education Pattern18
Kinesiology Activities2