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Transfer Pathway:

Criminal Justice, BAAS

The B.A.A.S. in Criminal Justice, in conjunction with students' experience, provides skills in law enforcement, social perceptiveness, decision-making and problem-solving, writing, and speaking. Graduates can acquire positions with law enforcement agencies, the police force, and correctional facilities, among other related fields.

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Earn Your Criminal Justice, BAAS at A&M-Central Texas:

The B.A.A.S. in Criminal Justice is a transfer pathway for students with an Associate of Applied Science degree. Students may complete the program by obtaining credit for the relevant program coursework, up to 33 hours, for certifications, non-academic training in the field, and industry training. Learn more about our Criminal Justice, BAAS here.

Core Requirements
(Transfer Credits)
Other Institution Course Title SCH
CORE REQ (010)Communication Selection (010)3
CORE REQ (010)Communication Selection (010)3
CORE REQ (020)Mathematics Selection (020)3
CORE REQ (030)Life and Physical Sciences Selection (030)3
CORE REQ (030)Life and Physical Sciences Selection (030)3
CORE REQ (040)Language, Philosophy, and Culture Selection (040)3
CORE REQ (050)Creative Arts Selection (050)3
CORE REQ (060)American History Selection (060)3
CORE REQ (060)American History Selection (060)3
CORE REQ (070)Government/Political Science Selection (070)3
CORE REQ (070)Government/Political Science Selection (070)3
CORE REQ (080)Social and Behavioral Sciences Selection (080)3
CORE REQ (090)Component Area Option Selection (090)3
CORE REQ (090)Component Area Option Selection (090)3
Subtotal: 42
Additional Lower-Level Degree Requirements
(Transfer Credits)
Other Institution Course Title SCH
VOC/TECH ElectivesOccupational/Technical Specialization33
Subtotal: 33
Upper-Level Degree Requirements
(Taken at A&M-Central Texas)
TAMUCT Institution Course Title SCH
SOCI 3303Race and Ethnicity3
CRIJ 3305Criminology3
CRIJ 3310Criminal Justice Supervision and Management3
CRIJ 3315Criminal Evidence3
CRIJ 4312Criminal Justice Ethics3
CRIJ 4316Methods of Criminal Justice Research3
CRIJ 4315Criminal Justice Statistics3
CRIJ 4395Criminal Justice Senior Seminar3
Upper-Level CRIJ ElectiveUpper-Level CRIJ Elective12
Upper-Level ElectiveUpper-Level Elective9
Subtotal: 45
Total: 120

Notice:
  • For the Occupational/Technical Specialization credits, students must have a minimum of 12 semester credit hours consisting of technical, vocational, and military training. May include academic electives to complete the maximum allowable 33 semester credit hours.
  • Transfer guides are for planning and visualization purposes only. Official degree plans will be provided after admission.