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BC3 Academic Catalog: 2012-2013 
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminology, A.A.

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Criminology (125)
Associate in Arts Degree

The Criminology degree is suggested for students intending to transfer to 4-year institutions to complete Bachelor’s Degrees in Criminology.

NOTE: Courses listed in the first/third semester will be scheduled for the fall; second/fourth semester courses will be scheduled for the spring. The student is encouraged to use the curriculum planner to keep track of courses taken and those still needed. In some cases, one or more courses may be taken in a different order than indicated on the planner. However, individual course prerequisites must be observed.

Prerequisites/Corequisites – Some courses require another course be taken beforehand or at the same time. To check if a course has a prerequisite or corequisite, see the course description.


Minimum - 62 credits

Required Courses (28)

Group I (12)

Group II (12)

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The Social Science requirement will be met by taking one course each from at least three areas in Group II.

Group III (7-8)

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A minimum of 4 credits of laboratory science must be selected as part of the Group III requirement.

General Electives (3)

General Electives may be selected from courses offered by any department within the College.

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