Forensic Specialist Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
FallSpringSummer
FALL SEMESTER
CRJ 1000 Introduction To Criminal Justice3    
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech3    
FRS 1000 Introduction To Forensic Science3    
FRS 2040 Forensic Photography
or CRJ 2050 Issues in Criminal Justice
3    
SOC 1000 Introduction To Sociology3    
SPRING SEMESTER
CRJ 2040 Criminology  3  
FRS 2030 Trace Evidence
or FRS 2010 Basic Prin Documentation & Communication
  3  
FRS 2050 Crime Scene Analysis  3  
MTH 1008 General Elementary Statistics  3  
SPH 1204 Oral Communication Skills for Business, Industry & Technology
or SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech
  3  
SUMMER SEMESTER
FRS 2280 Forensic Specialists Practicum    4
FRS 2290 Forensic Specialists Practicum Seminar    1
Year Total: 15 15 5
 
Second YearCredits
FallSpringSummer
FALL SEMESTER
BIO 1001 General Biology I4    
CRJ 2010 Criminal Investigation3    
CRJ 2030 Evidence and Criminal Procedures3    
FRS 2040 Forensic Photography
or CRJ 2050 Issues in Criminal Justice
3    
Elective(s) (see below)3    
SPRING SEMESTER
CHM 1000 Introduction To Chemistry  3  
CRJ 2020 Criminal Law  3  
FRS 2030 Trace Evidence
or FRS 2010 Basic Prin Documentation & Communication
  3  
PSY 1000 General Psychology  3  
Elective(s) (see below)  1  
Year Total: 16 13  
 
Total Credit Hours:   64

Electives:

HPE 1020, HSR 1201, 1202, PSY 2200, SDT 1203, SOC 2001, SPN 1000, 1001, 1010, THE 1006, Any CRJ course not in the program.

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or ron_groleau@ivcc.edu (815) 224-0482. *Please note: Fall/Spring course offerings per semester.  Most FRS & CRJ courses are offered in the fall or spring, not both.

2/14/17