Criminal Justice

Welcome to the Criminal Justice program at TSC!


Texas Southmost College offers an Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice which consists of a total of 60 credit hours. Detailed course offerings will prepare students interested in pursuing careers in law enforcement, courtroom settings, and juvenile services.  This two-year program provides a solid foundation in the policing, courts and correctional systems that make up the criminal justice system.  With dynamic classroom discussion and engagement, the criminal justice course offerings foster critical thinking skills, problem-solving and utilizes real-world scenarios to aid in instruction.  Course offerings are as follows:

  • CRIJ 1301 Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CRIJ 1306 Court Systems & Practices
  • CRIJ 1310 Fundamentals of Criminal Law
  • CRIJ 1313 Juvenile Justice
  • CRIJ 2313 Correctional System & Practices
  • CRIJ 2328 Police Systems & Practices
Last Updated on Saturday, 09 December 2017 21:39