Administration of Justice: Corrections Emphasis

The program below is undergoing Program Discontinuance - see your counselor for further information and visit the college website under www.swccd.edu/catalog link for the latest addenda updates.

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02700)

Designed for students seeking careers in parole, probation, correctional institutions, and community corrections.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Demonstrate ability to observe objectively and apply principles of investigation, supervision, and socialized treatment as practiced in probation, prison and parole.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”

Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.

Common Core
AJ 110ETHICS AND THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE3
AJ 111INTRODUCTION TO ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE3
AJ 151CONCEPTS OF CRIMINAL LAW3
AJ 156LEGAL ASPECTS OF EVIDENCE3
AJ 161PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES OF THE JUSTICE SYSTEM3
AJ 167WRITTEN COMMUNICATION IN ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE3
AJ 181JUVENILE LAW AND PROCEDURES3
AJ 188COMMUNITY RELATIONS3
Total Units24
Program Requirements
AJ 114FUNDAMENTALS OF CRIME AND CRIMINAL BEHAVIOR3
AJ 115ADULT PROBATION, PRISON, AND PAROLE3
Common Core courses for Administration of Justice 24
Total Units30