Administration of Justice Certificate of Achievement

The Administration of Justice Certificate of Achievement provides education and training for students seeking employment in one of the three components of the Criminal Justice System: law enforcement, the judicial system (courts), or the correctional system. Students earning the certificate may also choose to continue their study toward an associate, baccalaureate or advanced degree in Administration of Justice.

Required CoursesUnits
AJ 001Introduction to Criminal Justice3
AJ 002Concepts of Criminal Law3
AJ 004Criminal Court Process3
AJ 006Criminal Investigation3
AJ 024Report Writing3
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
Elective Subtotal12