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2023 - 2024 Catalog 
2023 - 2024 Catalog

Criminal Justice Corrections - AAA

The Delta College Criminal Justice program is designed to give you specialized knowledge of the criminal justice field combined with a broad general educational background. The program offers theoretical, practical, and technical instruction designed to meet an ever-increasing demand and continuous upgrading of personnel by law enforcement agencies. As a graduate of this program, depending on the option chosen, you would be prepared to seek employment as a police officer, corrections officer, conservation officer, public safety dispatcher, juvenile officer, private security, or prepare for careers in probation/parole/courts, federal government, CSI, detective, pre-law and many other related careers.

Total Semester Credits: 15

Total Semester Credits:15

Fall Second Year:

Total Semester Credits: 15

Winter Second Year:

Total Semester Credits: 17

Total Credits: 62


  1. A grade of “C” (2.0) or higher is required in all core courses (CJ 110W , CJ 130W , CJ 132W , CJ 135W , CJ 233W , CJ 237W , CJ 238W , CJ 250 , CJ 275W  and Electives).
  2. This Criminal Justice Program does not certify you for employment as a police enforcement officer as it does not incorporate the Basic Police Training (B.P.T.) Program.
  3. Employment within the Criminal Justice field may be delayed or denied depending on a history of convictions involving felonies, misdemeanors, and/or involving controlled substances.​