Criminal Justice

The criminal justice program exists for students who are interested in careers in law enforcement or social work and is an appropriate major for those interested in pursuing a law degree.

For more information please contact:
navigators@indycc.edu

Criminal Justice Degree Plan 

Course Tiles

Credit Hours
Analysis & Oral Communication

 

9

English Comp I (ENG 1003) 

3

English Comp II (ENG 1013) 

3

Public Speaking (COM 1203) 

3
Mathematics 
3
College Algebra (MAT 1023) or higher 3
Sciences 
10
Biology I (BIO 1005)  5
Physical Science Elective*                                                 5
Fine Arts and Aesthetic Studies
3

Music Appreciation (MUE 1303) 

3

Art Appreciation (ART 1043)       

3

Cultural Studies
3
World Regional Geography   

3

Health and Well-Being
4

General Psychology (BEH 1003) 

3

Select One

 

Wellness Concepts (HPR 1401)    

1

College Success (SSC 1021) 

1

Human Heritage
9
Select One  

US History I (HIS 1023)      

3

US History II (HIS1063)       

3
Required  

Introduction to Literature (ENG 1073) 

3
Select One  

Ethics (SOC 1073) 

3

Introduction to Philosophy (SOC 2003)   

3
Social Awareness
3

Introduction to Sociology (SOC 1003) 

3

Political Awareness
3
American Government (POL 1023)    3
Business and Technology 
6
Personal Finance (BUS 1003)    3
Select One  

Introduction to Business (BUS 1093)     

3

Computer Concepts and Apps (CIT 1003) 

3

Major Requirements
6
Introduction to Criminal Justice (SOC 1113)      3
Introduction to Criminal Behavior (SOC 1133)    3
Recommended Electives
3-5
Social Problems (SOC 2023)           3
Spanish I (FRL 1025)        5

 

 

Total:

62-64

*Please review the science requirements at your potential transfer institutions to determine which Physical Sciences option is best.

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