Isothermal Community College

Health and Public Services

Criminal Justice Technology - Degree

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills [OR] None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
CJC 111 - Introduction to Criminal Justice None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
CJC 113 - Juvenile Justice None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 098 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 143 - Quantitative Literacy [OR] Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 025, DMA 045 and DRE 098 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 171 - Precalculus Algebra Satisfactory placement or DMA 025, DMA, 045 and DMA 065 or MAT 121 3 4 Fall, Spring
Other Required Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
CJC 112 - Criminology None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
CJC 131 - Criminal Law None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
CJC 212 - Ethics and Community Relations None 3 3 Fall, Spring
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Disc ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
POL 120 - American Government [OR] None 3 3 Fall, Spring
SOC 210 - Introduction to Sociology Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 097 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
PSY 150 - General Psychology Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 097 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers None 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
CJC 120 - Interviews/Interrogations None 2 3 Fall, Spring
CJC 121 - Law Enforcement Operations None 4 5 Fall, Spring
CJC 221 - Investigative Principles None 3 3 Fall, Spring
CJC 231 - Constitutional Law None 3 3 Fall, Spring
Humanities Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
CJC 122 - Community Policing None 3 3 Fall, Spring
CJC 132 - Court Procedures None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
CJC 141 - Corrections None 3 3 Fall, Spring
CJC 225 - Crisis Intervention None 3 3 Fall, Spring
CJC 232 - Civil Liability None 3 3 Fall, Spring
CJC 255 - Issues in Criminal Justice App CJC 111, CJC 221 and CJC 231 3 3 Fall

Students who successfully complete the CJ 100 Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) course may be given credit for
CJC 120, CJC 121, CJC 131, CJC 221, and CJC 225 in the Criminal Justice Technology curriculum.


Program contact

Thomas Tarker

Criminal Justice Instructor/Interim Director of Basic Law Enforcement Training
Health and Public Service
ttarker@isothermal.edu
828-395-1448
Applied Sciences 1H


Pathway types



Related Programs

Criminal Justice Technology - Diploma

Criminal Justice Technology - Certificate

Electives: CJC 151, CJC 222, CJC 223