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Criminal Justice Law Enforcement

Associate in Science

 

Criminal Justice Law Enforcement

Law enforcement professionals help protect the people, property and resources of our nation. Want to be a part of that team? Our program provides students with the knowledge to gain entry into a variety of law enforcement careers such as police officers, park rangers, sheriff deputies, U.S. Border Patrol agents, U.S. Marshalls and TSA agents. Studies include forensic investigations, criminal investigations and basic knowledge of the criminal court system.

Our Law Enforcement option prepares students for advanced studies or specialization at a 4-year institution. Students who obtain an Associate’s Degree may pursue careers such as, but not limited to, corrections officer, criminal investigator, forensic science technician, police officer and security guard.

 

 

 

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SPOTLIGHT

 

Amanda Newmuis

"I would recommend Salem Community College to others because it is such a smooth transition from high school into a college career with the exception of being able to live on campus."

-- Amanda Newmuis, graduating class of 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRANSFER

Students have successfully transferred to:

  • Rowan University
  • Rutgers University
  • Stockton University
  • Wilmington University

click here to see our transfer agreements

 

 

YOUR DEGREE COST AND COURSES

First Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
BIO101 General Biology I 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
BIO103 Environmental Science I 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
CRJ101 Introduction to Law Enforcement 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
CRJ103 Principles of Law Enforcement 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
ENG101 English Composition I 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
SOC101 Introduction to Sociology 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $4,064.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Second Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
BIO102 General Biology II 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
BIO104 Environmental Science II 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
CRJ112 Criminology 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
ENG102 English Composition II 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
POL221 Public Administration 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
PSY101 General Psychology 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $4,064.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Third Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
CRJ208 Criminal and Correctional Law 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
ENG202 Introduction to Speech Communication 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
ETH200 Ethics in the Modern World 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
MAT134 Contemporary Mathematics 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
POL102 American Government 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $3,040.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Fourth Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
BIO140 Forensic Science 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
CRJ206 Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
CRJ250 Police Services 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
CRJ255 Criminal Justice Seminar 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $2,602.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Total Program Cost: $13,770.00*

* - Tuition is based on the current in-county rate.

** - Elective tuition and fees may vary depending upon actual course selection.