Criminal Justice Fundamentals Technical Certificate of Credit CJ71

The Criminal Justice Fundamentals Technical Certificate of Credit is a sequence of courses that prepares students for criminal justice professions. Learning opportunities develop academic, occupational, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of criminal justice theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Upon completion of this technical certificate of credit may permit students to pursue entry level opportunities in the criminal justice field. Completion of the Criminal Justice Specialist Technical Certificate of Credit does not ensure certification of officer status in Georgia. Students must seek such certification from the Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Council.

Minimum Test Scores:


Reading: 224
Writing: 236
Arithmetic: 229


Occupational Courses

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


CRJU 1010Intro to Criminal Justice


CRJU 1030Corrections


CRJU 1040Principles of Law Enforcement


Minimum Length of Program: 1 Term(s)

Total Credit Hours: 12