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2014-2015 Academic Catalog 
2014-2015 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice Studies, Corrections Concentration, A.A.S.

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Liz Lawrence • (901) 333-4161
Joanitha Barnes • (901) 333-5101

This program prepares students for career opportunities in criminal justice agencies. Sufficient theoretical preparation and practical experience enable graduates to function effectively in a variety of paraprofessional settings. This program is not designed for transfer. Students intending to transfer credits should contact both their advisor and the transfer institution to determine applicable policies or restrictions.

First Semester: 12 Credits

Second Semester: 12 Credits

Third Semester: 12 Credits

Total Program Credits: 60

1 Review General Education pages and/or consult advisor for correct selection.

2 Credit may be given to in-service students with 1 to 3 years corrections experience after completing 12 or more Southwest Criminal Justice hours.

3 Suggested Electives (See below)

Suggested Electives:

The following suggested courses are helpful in this area of emphasis; however, students may choose other courses in consultation with their advisors.

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