Criminal Justice A.A. Degree

The Associate of Arts Degree is designed for students preparing for law enforcement, homeland security, corrections, juvenile justice and the many other varied careers or those who are currently employed in the criminal justice field. We strive to enhance knowledge, effectiveness and professionalism for success in your future or present career. You can expect to be challenged and motivated to discover new ideas that will be beneficial as you enter the criminal justice field or seek higher education. As the criminal justice system evolves, so does the concept of academia as an essential requirement for employment. Articulation agreements exists with senior colleges and universities that make the transition from Criminal Justice at Weatherford College extremely smooth and cost effective. Course specifications and requirements are described in the Criminal Justice section of this catalog.

First Semester

Course Number
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Second Semester

Course Number
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Third Semester

Course Number
Title
Credits
Elective X3XX — Creative Arts  +
3
Elective X4XX — Life and Physical Sciences  +
4
Sub-Total Credits
14

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Title
Credits
CRIJ X3XX Elective or SPAN 1411  +
3
Elective X3XX — Language, Philosophy and Culture  +
3
Elective X4XX — Life and Physical Sciences  +
4
Sub-Total Credits
16
Total credits:
60

Overview

Program

Type

A.A.