AJ STATE Certificate

ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE Certificate

The Certificate in Administration of Justice is prepares students to meet the employment requirements of law enforcement agencies. To qualify for a certificate, a student must complete the 18 core units described below plus 18 units from the listed electives equaling 36 units with a satisfactory grade of ā€œCā€ or better in each course.

List of CORE Units
AJ 1 3 Units
AJ 2 3 Units
AJ 5 3 Units
AJ 60 3 Units
AJ 180 3 Units
AJ 382 3 Units
List of Elective Units
AJ 4 3 Units
AJ 6 3 Units
AJ 8 3 Units
AJ 14 3 Units
AJ 16 3 Units
AJ 39 3 Units
List of Elective Units
AJ 3 3 Units
AJ 53 3 Units
AJ 62 3 Units
AJ 379 3 Units
List of Elective Units
AJ 381 3 Units
AJ 391 3 Units
AJ 396 3 Units
AJ 413 3 Units

ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE SPECIALIZING IN FORENSICS Certificate

The Forensics Certificate is designed for students who are interested in a career in law enforcement, either as an officer, criminalist, or as a civilian employee with duties as an evidence technician, fingerprint specialist, property custodian, or police assistant who investigates traffic accidents and writes reports. To qualify for a certificate, a student must complete 39 units from the Forensic Option, within the Administration of Justice program, with a satisfactory grade of ā€œCā€ or better in each course.

Forensic Option
AJ 1 3 Units
AJ 3 3 Units
AJ 5 3 Units
AJ 14 3 Units
AJ 53 3 Units
AJ 60 3 Units
AJ 62 3 Units
Forensic Option
AJ 180 3 Units
AJ 379 3 Units
AJ 391 3 Units
AJ 396 3 Units
Photo10 or AJ 2 3 Units

*If your career goal is Police Officer, take Administration of Justice 2.
If your career goal is Evidence Specialist
or other specialist, take Photography 10