Criminal Justice

Prerequisites for specific courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog.

WHAT FOLLOWS IS A SAMPLE CURRICULUM FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS pursuing either an Associate in Arts Degree or Associate in Science Degree (guide sheets in Counseling Center).  Program requirements vary from university to university.  Consult a Counselor to choose your courses.

First YearCredits
CRJ 1000 Introduction To Criminal Justice3  
ENG 1001 English Composition I3  
SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech3  
Fine Arts Group II3  
Social Sciences3  
ENG 1002 English Composition II  3
Humanities Group I  3
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement  3
Mathematics  3
Elective  1
Health and Wellness  1
Year Total: 15 14
Second YearCredits
Elective Course3  
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, III, or IV3  
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement3  
Social Sciences3  
Life or Physical Science Lab4  
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, III, or IV  3
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement  3
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement  3
Social Sciences  3
Life or Physical Science  3
Year Total: 16 15
Total Credit Hours:  60


  • Minimum 60 Semester Hours with 2.0 GPA
  • Gen Ed Requirements for AA or AS degree
  • "C" or better in ENG 1001, ENG 1002, and SPH 1001
  • Non-western Requirement (1 course)
  • Application for Graduation

CRJ 1030, 1070, 2020, 2040 (Spring only)
CRJ 2010, 2030 (Fall only)
CRJ 1001, MTH 1008, PSI 1000
PSY 1000, SOC 1000, THE 1006
For Science Gen Ed requirements 1 course must be completed in Life Science and 1 course in Physical Science.

There may be additional requirements in the sample curriculum above. Consult with a Counselor to develop your individual plan of study.