Security and Loss Prevention Track - Degree | ECTC

Security and Loss Prevention Track - Degree

Associate in Applied Science
Criminal Justice

Developmental Courses as Needed

Courses Credit Notes
RDG 20/100 3-6  
ENC 90/ENG 100 2-5  
MAT 61 4  

General Education Courses

Courses Credit Notes
ENG 101 Writing I 3  
ENG 102 Writing II 3 Prereq: ENG 101
COM 181 Basic Public Speaking OR
COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
3  
Quantitative Reasoning (MAT 110 or higher-level course) 3 EKU transfer students should take MAT 141 or MAT 150
Natural Sciences 3  
Heritage/Humanities 3 EKU transfer students should take ART 105, ART 108, MUS 100, MUS 222 or THA 101
POL 101 American Government OR
POL 225 State Government
3  
PSY 110 General Psychology 3  
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3  
Elective Courses (any general education course or courses with these prefixes: CRJ, CIT, HSM, ISX, SWK, FRS/FIR, HMS, EMS) 6 EKU transfer students should pick two of these: ANT 160, ANT 220, ANT 235 or WGS 200
GENERAL EDUCATION SUBTOTAL 33  

Technical Core Requirements

Courses Credit Notes
CIT 105 Introduction to Computers OR
General Education Course if take bypass exam
3 Digital Literacy required for KCTCS degree by course or exam
CRJ 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 Recommended first semester
CRJ 202 Issues and Ethics in Criminal Justice 3  
CRJ 204 Criminal Investigation 3  
CRJ 216 Criminal Law 3  
CRJ 217 Criminal Procedures 3  
CRJ 295 Capstone Course 1  
TECHNICAL CORE SUBTOTAL 19  

Security and Loss Prevention Track

Courses Credit Notes
CRJ 110 Principles of Asset Protection 3  
Security and Loss Prevention Track Elective Courses (see list below) 6  
Technical Elective 0-3  
SECURITY AND LOSS PREVENTION TRACK SUBTOTAL 9-12  
TOTAL DEGREE CREDITS 61-64  

Security and Loss Prevention Track Elective Courses

Choose 6 credit hours from the following options:

Courses Credit Notes
CRJ 210 Physical Security Technology & Systems 3  
CRJ 211 Liability & Legal Issues 3  
CRJ 220 Introduction to Computer Forensics 3 Prereq: CIT 105 with a grade of C or better
CRJ 228 Unmanned CRJ Technology Applications 3  
CRJ 240 Introduction to Corporate & Industrial Security 3  
CRJ 245 Introduction to Business and Industrial Fraud 3  
CRJ 290 Internship and Criminal Justice 3 Permission of coordinator required
CRJ 299 Selected Topics in Criminal Justice 1-3 Permission of coordinator required

Students enrolled in the Criminal Justice program must achieve a minimum grade of ā€œCā€ in each CRJ course and maintain a 2.0 cumulative grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale).

Eastern Kentucky University requires a second natural science with a different prefix.

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://catalog.kctcs.edu/academic-services/general-education-requirements/.

KCTCS Catalog:  Security and Loss Prevention Track - Degree