Criminal Justice (AAS)

(With specializations in Law Enforcement, Correctional Services, or Juvenile Justice) 


Graduates of the Basic Police Academy, Correctional Officer Academy, and Police Reserve Academy may request in lieu credit.  Credit for advanced training provided by the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission may also be accepted.  Please see the Criminal Justice advisor for additional information. 

Courses (90 Credits Minimum)

Core Courses (35 Credits)

Course Course Title Credits
CJ& 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice 5.0
CJUS 104 The Line Officer Function: Police & Corrections 5.0
CJUS 201 The Art of Public and Private Investigation 5.0
POL S102 Law and Society 5.0
POL S110 Law and Justice 5.0
SOC 106 Juvenile Justice 5.0
SOC 112 Criminology 5.0

Support Courses (14-18 Credits)

Course Course Title Credits
CIS 102 Introduction to Microsoft Office 3.0
CJUS 151 Drugs and Our Society 5.0
CJUS 258 Criminal Justice Internship 5.0
PSYC&220 Abnormal Psychology or 5.0
PSYCH250 Social Psychology 5.0

General Courses (30 Credits)

Course Course Title Credits
ENGL&101 English Composition I 5.0
MATH 101 App of Algebra for Vocational-Technical Students or 5.0
MATH&107 Math in Society 5.0
PSYC&100 General Psychology 5.0
PSYCH106 Human Relations or 5.0
PSYC&200 Lifespan Psychology 5.0
SOC& 101 Introduction to Sociology 5.0
SPCH 101 Fundamentals of Speech 5.0

Elective Courses (13 Credits)

Please consult with your advisor on courses available in this area.

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This page is intended to summarize the requirements for degrees and certificates at Grays Harbor College. For complete requirements, please see the Academic Catalog.