Certificate in Criminal Justice

This program is geared toward students interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice. Students receive both theoretical and practical exposure to the system while developing widely applicable skills in research and data analysis.

Core Curriculum

Campus

SOC 100 Introductory to Sociology OR
SOC 133 American Society OR
SOC 136 Social Problems
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CJ 158 Criminal Justice Administration St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
POL 203 Political and Civil Rights St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 243 Criminology St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 242 Field Experience in Applied Sociology (optional)

CJ 244 Corrections
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SOC 347 Sociological Theory St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
CJ 324 Research Methods in Criminal Justice (optional)
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SOC 350 Applied Statistics or equivalent OR equivalent St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus

24 total credits are required for certificate. A minimum of 12 credits toward this certificate must be taken at St. Joseph’s College.

Criminal Justice Certificate Courses

Gainful Employment Disclosure Requirements

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UPCOMING EVENTS
Liberal Arts Colloquium
4/21: Long Island. With Andrew Jacobs, Ph.D.
"Last Chance Romance"
4/25 - 5/10: Long Island. A comedy in two acts.
Pathways to Success Internship and Job Fair
5/1: Long Island. Sponsored by the Office of Career Development.
CLUB ACTIVITIES
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