Major in Tennessee Transfer Pathway with Emphasis in Criminal Justice (A.A., A.S.)
Program and Career Description:
The Criminal Justice emphasis is a two-year program for students planning to complete a bachelors degree in Criminal Justice. Students pursuing careers in security, law enforcement, and corrections should consider this degree. Below are a few examples of career and salary information.
|Police Patrol Officer
||HS diploma to Bachelor's degree
|Correctional Officer and Bailiffs
Career and salary information taken from JOBS4TN.GOV. Check out this website for additional information about job descriptions, education requirements and abilities, and supply and demand for these careers. For additional information from a national perspective, go to Bureau of Labor Statistics, U. S. Department of Labor on the internet at www.bls.gov. Visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook on this website. Salaries are not guaranteed.
This program is a Tennessee Transfer Pathway (TTP) major. A student who completes the associates degree in this major is guaranteed that all required community college courses will be accepted in this major at the transfer institution. To see which four-year institutions offer this TTP major and guarantees a seamless transfer, visit the Tennessee Transfer Pathway website at www.tntransferpathway.org.
Articulation agreements exist between other private and non-TN public institutions. These agreements are available at www.columbiastate.edu/admissions/transfer-information.