Nov 25, 2020  
TCC Catalog 2015-16 
    
TCC Catalog 2015-16 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice Technology, A.S. (2138)


Program Purpose:
To prepare students for employment in law enforcement or corrections and to meet the needs of persons employed in those fields who want to advance in their professions.

Employment Types:
Law enforcement officer, correctional officer, juvenile justice officer, public or private security guard, or detective

Program Length:
60 credit hours

Admission Requirements:
Admission requirements for TPP programs are the same as admission to the College: standard high school diploma or GED diploma. Most TPP program courses require students to be college-ready, which means the student must have appropriate placement scores, complete any needed developmental education or meet the requirements for a documented exemption.

Academic Division:
Division of Technology and Professional Programs

Contact:
(850) 201-8352 or techedu@tcc.fl.edu


Note: Articulation agreements for A.S. degrees in Criminal Justice Technology are in place with Barry University and Florida Gulf Coast University. For information, contact Frank Leonard, (850) 201-9609, leonardf@tcc.fl.edu. (Students may earn only one A.S. degree in Criminal Justice Technology.)

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry .

Course Information


General Education (15 credit hours)


Note:


To satisfy State Board of Education Rule 6A-10.030, students must earn a grade of “C” or better in any Communications, Humanities, Social Science or Mathematics course used to fulfill general education requirements.

Program Courses (45 credit hours)


Not all courses are offered in all semesters. View course description for availability.

Note:


A-Florida Law Enforcement Academy Credit

B-Florida Corrections Academy Credit