Total Units for the Certificate of Achievement: 27 Units
Required Core Courses: 18 Units

Program​ Cost

Course Number Course Title Total Units
AJ 9  AJ-9 Introduction to Correctional Science3
AJ-12 AJ-12 Introduction to Criminal Justice3
AJ-14 AJ-14 Juvenile Procedures3
AJ-20  AJ-20 Criminal Law3
AJ-23  AJ-23 Criminal Evidence3
AJ-24  AJ-24 Community Relations3
Required Electives: 9 Units
AJ-5  AJ-5 Introduction to Forensics3
AJ-8 AJ-8 Criminal Court Process3
AJ-10  AJ-10 Criminology3
AJ-11 AJ 11-Youth Gangs in America3
AJ-16 AJ 16 Supervision in Law Enforcement3
AJ-35  AJ-35 Investigative Techniques3
AJ-49  AJ-49 Administration of Justice Work Experience1 - 8
AJ-52A PC832  AJ-52A PC832 Arrest Methods and Procedures2.5
AJ-52B PC832  AJ-52B PC832 Firearms1
AJ-53 AJ-53 Basic Force and Weaponry2
AJ-60  AJ-60 Adult Correctional Officer Core Course9.5
AJ-61  AJ-61 Juvenile Corrections Officer Core Course9
AJ-62  AJ-62 Probation Officer Core Course10

Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the Associate in Arts Degree or the Certificate of Achievement in Administration of Justice the student will
be able to:
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the workings of the criminal justice system by applying definitions, concepts, and principles to
law enforcement, corrections and the courts.
2. Apply critical thinking to research, evaluate, analyze and synthesize the appropriate procedures for the collection of evidence and
data in criminal case preparation for law enforcement agencies.
3. Develop, organize and write an objective report that meets the legal and detailed requirements of law enforcement agencies.
4. Be academically prepared to obtain an entry-level or midlevel position within the Criminal Justice System.