2022-2023 College Catalog 
    Dec 11, 2023  
2022-2023 College Catalog

Criminal Justice-Treatment Option, A.S. - NOT ACCEPTING NEW STUDENTS

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Please note that as of July 1, 2023, all program information should be accessed through the CT State Community College Catalog. The program information on this page may no longer be accurate beyond this date.

Degree Code: A04

Associate in Science

Program Coordinator: Jeffrey Crouch - 860-215-9418

This program is designed to provide a broad overview of the criminal justice field, as well as specialized emphasis on career opportunities in a treatment-oriented nucleus, for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college.

Criminal Justice - Treatment Curriculum Requirements

Semester I

Total: 15

Total: 15

Total: 15

Semester IV

Total: 15-16


° Course has a prerequisite. Students should check course description.

++ Students wishing to transfer should check Math/Science requirements at transfer institution.

@ Restricted electives are any CJS* elective or POL* K212  or HPE* K128  or PHL* K111 .

* Indicates common course numbering within Connecticut Community College system.

Students should consult with their academic advisor regarding the minimum number of credits to be taken at TRCC and limits on non-traditional credits.  25% of TRCC degree requirements must be completed with TRCC coursework.  Up to 50% of degree requirements can be fulfilled with non-traditional credit.  Non-traditional credit includes CLEP/DSST exams, Credit by Exam, APL credit, and Military credit.   

Grand Total: 60-61

Criminal Justice Treatment, Associate in Science Degree Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. identify and explain the basic structures and functions of the criminal justice system.
  2. integrate multidisciplinary theories which constitute the basis for understanding criminality and victimization.
  3. apply constitutional principles that protect the rights of individuals and regulate criminal justice practices and procedures.
  4. discuss the importance of social and ethical issues confronting the criminal justice systems.
  5. explain the fundamental concepts of human services, especially case management, and group work.

Additionally, the graduate will complete the comprehensive learning outcomes identified within the General Educate Component

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