This program option is designed for the criminal justice student who is seeking a career in law enforcement. It may be used as a terminal degree or taken as preparation for transfer to a four year program. Employment may be found in local, county, state, and federal law enforcement agencies.

Students must complete all program requirements, including approved electives, with a grade of “C” or better.

Freshman Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
CRMJ 2120 – Intro to Criminal Justice 3
CRMJ 2350 – Introduction to
Corrections II/I
3
Physical Education Activity 1
Lab Science 4
ENGL 1010 – English I: Composition 3
Freshman Foundations 1
Total Credit Hours: 15

Freshman Year – Spring Semester

Class Credit Hours
CRMJ 2550 – Criminal Investigation I 3
CRMJ 2420 – Juvenile Justice 3
CRMJ 2210 – Criminal Law I 3
CO/M 2020 – Public Speaking 3
MATH 1000 – Problem Solving 3
Total Credit Hours: 15

Sophomore Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
CRMJ 1510 – Law Enforcement Procedures 3
PSYC 1000 – General Psychology 3
POLS 1000 – American & Wyoming Government 3
SOC 1000 – Sociological Principles 3
*Approved Criminal Justice Electives 3
Total Credit Hours: 15

Sophomore Year – Spring Semester

Class Credit Hours
CRMJ 2690 – Supervised Lab Experience 2-3
*Approved Criminal Justice Electives 6
Social & Cultural Awareness 3
Arts & Humanities 3
CRMJ 2895 – Criminal Justice Capstone Project 1
Total Credit Hours: 15-16