Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement - Associate of Criminal Justice
NOTE: All courses listed under “Core Requirements” and “Major Requirements” may be applied toward a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice at NMSU.
|Select 3 credits from the following:|
|The Freshman Year Experience 1||3|
|Area I: Communications courses 2||10|
|Area II: Mathematics/Algebra courses||3|
|Area III: Laboratory Science courses||8|
|Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences courses 3||6-9|
|Area V: Humanities and Fine Arts courses 3||6-9|
|C J 101G||Introduction to Criminal Justice 1||3|
|C J 205||Criminal Law 1||3|
|C J 210||The American Law Enforcement System 1||3|
|C J 221||Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation 1||3|
|C J 230||Introduction to Corrections 1||3|
|C J 250||Courts and the Criminal Justice System 1||3|
Courses are identical to those offered at New Mexico State University Las Cruces (main) Campus.
One course must be ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition
Student must have an least nine credits in either Area IV or Area V. NOTE: When selecting courses for each of the areas listed above, follow "The New Mexico General Education Common Core" guidelines.