Meet with a CSM counselor to discuss how to achieve academic goals and to develop a comprehensive student educational plan (SEP).

University Transfer Program
60-70 transferable units

California State University
University of California
Independent Colleges and Universities

Program Overview

The Administration of Justice Program prepares students for jobs in the field of criminal justice. The program at CSM is designed to educate students on the many aspects of justice administration " from the human, social and moral problems to the larger scope of justice systems.

The two-year degree covers a broad range of information and professional skills in criminal law, corrections, and the American justice system. While this degree is intended for transfer, it also may lead to employment or advancement within the justice system. Students planning to transfer to a four-year university should complete the Associate Degree.

Administration of Justice (AS) Requirements

Major Requirements
Required Core Courses: 15 units Units
ADMJ 100 Introduction to the Criminal Justice System 3 units
ADMJ 102 Principles and Procedures of the Criminal Justice System 3 units
ADMJ 104 Concepts of Criminal Law 3 units
ADMJ 106 Legal Aspects of Evidence 3 units
ADMJ 120 Criminal Investigation 3 units
Required Selective Courses: 6 units from the courses listed below: Units
ADMJ 108 Community Relations and the Justice System 3 units
ADMJ 125 Juvenile Procedures 3 units
ADMJ 185 Introduction to Forensic Science 3 units
Total Required Major Units: 21

And required General Education coursework and electives as needed to meet the minimum 60 units required for the Associate degree.

Please refer to the AA/AS Degree Requirements for more information.