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Core Requirement
Concentration Area Requirement
General Education Requirement


Freshman Fall Semester 
CRJ-100 Intro to Criminal Justice 3
CRJ-201 Juvenile Delinquency 3
CRJ-200 Criminology 3
PEH-225 Healthy Lifestyles 3
ENG-105 English Comp I 3
SDV-090 College 101 0
  CJ Concentration Course #1 (see list below) 3
  Total Credits - Fall Freshman 18


Freshman Spring Semester
CRJ-214 Survival Spanish for CJ 2
CRJ-218 Field Experience I 2
CSC-110 Computer/Business (Intro to Computers) 3
MAT-110 Math (Math for Liberal Arts) 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Speech 3
PEA-143 PEA Elective (Physical Conditioning I) 1
  CJ Concentration Course #2 (see list below) 1
  Total Credits - Spring Freshman 15


Summer Semester
CRJ-219 Field Experience II 3
  Total Credits - Summer 3


Sophomore Fall Semester
CRJ-123 Service Learning Project 1
CRJ-130 Criminal Law  3
CRJ-207 Drug Use & Abuse 3
PSY-241 Social Science (Abnormal Psychology) 3
SOC-110 Social Science (Intro to Sociology) 3
PEA-244 PEA Elective (Physical Conditioning II) 1
  CJ Concentration Course #3 (see list below) 3
  Total Credits - Fall Sophomore 17


Sophomore Spring Semester
CRJ-133 Constitutional Criminal Procedures 3
CRJ-250 Firearms 1
CHM-190 Science (Intro to Forensic Chemistry) 4
PHI-105 Humanities (Introduction to Ethics) 3
PEA-292 PEA Elective (Physical Conditioning III) 1
  CJ Concentration Course #4 (see list below) 3
  Total Credits - Spring Sophomore 16


Concentration Courses (choose from list below)
CRJ-170 Overview of Cyber Crime 3
CRJ-141 Criminal Investigations 3
CRJ-136 Correctional Law 3
CRJ-208 Introduction to Private Security 3
CRJ-110 Patrol Procedures 3
CRJ-120 Introduction to Corrections 3
CRJ-220 Community Based Corrections 3
SOC-126 Criminal Justice with the Expert 1
SOC-126 Criminal Justice in the Big City 1
JOU-171 Introduction to Photography 3

Please note: this certificate is designed to enhance an existing degree (A.A. A.S. B.S or B.A.) to provide individuals with an opportunity for entry into the computer forensics field. This certificate will not provide an individual without prior education with the course work necessary for entry into this career field. Please speak with the program coordinator for more information.

Computer Forensics Certificate Required Courses
CRJ-172 Cyber Investigations 3
CRJ-173 Intermediate Digital Forensics 3
CRJ-170 Overview of Cybercrime 3
WTT-214 Basic Networking/Computer Technology OR 3
NET-122 Computer Hardware Basics (3 cr.) AND  
NET-140 Networking Essentials (4 cr.) 4
  Electives 9
  Total Credits 25

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