May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 College Catalog 
    
2021-2022 College Catalog

Criminal Justice Technology


(Harrison County Campus)

The successful completion of the Criminal Justice Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree will provide the student an opportunity for employment in local, state, and some federal law enforcement agencies such as state and federal probation and parole, correctional counseling, court services and administration, juvenile services, and private security. This program focuses primarily on criminal justice courses addressing different aspects of the field such as police, courts, and corrections.

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to four-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete a MGCCC Board- approved Technical Skills Attainment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.

Criminal Justice Technology Certificate


Total Credits: 30


Total Credits: 15


Associate of Applied Science Degree


Semester Four

  • ENG 1113 /1114  - English Composition I or ENG 1033  - Technical English Credit(s): 3/4
  • Credit(s): 3
  • Math/Natural Science Elective Credit(s): 3/4*
  • Social/Behavioral Science Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Credit(s): 3

Total Credits: 15/17


Note:


Please refer to "The Credit by Non-Traditional Means " section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*MAT 1033 , MAT 1313  or Higher or Any Lab Science.