Corrections Officer/Youth Supervisor Option (CJS.AAS.CORR)

This program is designed for individuals interested in working in correctional settings, including youth facilities, penitentiaries, jails, and probation and parole settings.

Overview for College Success Credits
OCS 121 Overview for College Success 1
Overview for College Success (OCS 121) is a class that will help you plan and assist you in becoming a better student and support you in your work/life balance. OCS 121 credit is not calculated in the course minimum credit totals listed in this section.
Cluster 1 Credits
ENG 101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
SPE 108 Oral Communication 3
SOC 101
 
PSY 101
Introduction to Sociology
OR
Introduction to Psychology
3
CJS 106 Introductions To Corrections 3
GROUP IV Mathematics Elective 3
Cluster 2 Credits
CJS 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice System [1] 3
CJS 102 Police Administration 3
CJS 104 Criminology 3
CJS 105 Criminal Law [1] 3
CJS 207 Evidence and Criminal Procedure [1] 3
Cluster 3 Credits
HSA 108 Substance Abuse 3
MIS 101 Computer Literacy & Applications 3
CJS 201 Private Security/Loss Prevention 3
CJS 171 Security Administration 3
SPN 101 Elementary Spanish I 4
Cluster 4 Credits
PSC 101 American National Government 3
CJS 209 Community Policing 3
CJS 213 Police Supervision 3
CJS 215 Police Report Writing 3
CJS Criminal Justice System Elective 3
SOC 206 Juvenile Delinquency 3
Minimum for Degree: 64
1. Required courses (all others may be substituted. See CJS Coordinator)
2. Recommended for those currently working in the profession.
Recommended Electives: Credits
SOC 102 Social Problems 3
ENG 102 Composition and Research 3
CJS 220 Topics in Criminal Justice 3
CJS 214 International Criminal Justice 3
CJS 206 Criminal Investigation 3
CJS 210 Traffic Law & Investigation 3
CJS 222 Criminal Justice Fieldwork II 3
CJS 227 State Police Physical Agility Ed 3
CJS 208 Forensic Science 3

For more information, contact Jason Cieslik, Criminal Justice Coordinator, (708) 596-2000 ext. 2579, Room 3457, Main Campus.