Justice Systems/ Corrections

Justice Systems - Corrections Major

Associate of Applied Science

The Justice Systems-Correction program leads to employment or advancement in local, state and federal public and privately-managed corrections facilities and community-based corrections programs. Corrections graduates also find employment in the expanding areas of crisis intervention, post-incident care, personal and group counseling services, in substance abuse response, and with local, juvenile justice systems. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

For more information about this degree, please contact Jim McManus at 440-366-7164 or jmcmanus@lorainccc.edu.

Fall Semester (First Year)
CISS 121 Microcomputer Applications I 3
CRMJ 111 Introduction to Corrections 3
CRMJ 117 Criminal Law 3
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
PSYH 151 Introduction to Psychology 3
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
     
Spring Semester (First Year)
CRMJ 110 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
CRMJ 135 Community Relations in Criminal Justice 2
CRMJ 147 Probation and Parole 2
ENGL 162 College Composition II > 3
PLSC 156 American National Government 3
SOCY 151 Introduction to Sociology 3
     
Fall Semester (Second Year)
CMMC 151 Oral Communications 3
CRMJ 119 Legal Issues in Corrections > 2
CRMJ 226 Juvenile Delinquency > 3
CRMJ 285 Criminal Justice Internship I > 2
HLED 153 First Aid and Safety 2
Science Elective (with Lab) 3/4
Physical Education Elective 1
   
Spring Semester (Second Year)
CRMJ 219 Mental Health Issues in Corrections > 2
CRMJ 286 Criminal Justice Internship II > 2
HMSR 111 Principles of Interviewing and Counseling 3
Arts and Humanities Elective** 2
Physical Education Elective 1
Science Elective 2/3
Technical Elective(s)* 3
Total Credit Hours: 63/65

1. > Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.
2. * Technical Electives: HMSR 131, 141, 161, 211, 212; SOCY 255, 256, 275; OR URBS 161, 162
3. ** Courses selected from the General Education/Transfer Module. (See current LCCC catalog).
4. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

 

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