East Georgia is a great place to begin your studies in criminal justice. Here, you will find:
- Great faculty such as: Dr. Brittany Strickland
- Spacious facilities, including "smart" computer classrooms.
- Challenging opportunities to learn more and to build your skills, including hands-on research projects in class and service-learning in the field.
- Opportunities to learn outside the classroom through the college's Criminal Justice Club.
Where Will You Go From Here?
With criminal justice as your major, you have a world of options open to you in a variety of settings. Most students who study criminal justice transfer to complete their four-year degrees and then master’s or professional degrees, and work as teachers, attorneys, policy officers, special agents, state troopers, corrections or rehabilitation counselors, and a wide spectrum of other careers. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics expects jobs as police and detectives to grow by 5% by 2029.
EGSC Criminal justice students have transferred to complete their degrees at:
- Augusta University
- Georgia College & State University
- Georgia Southern University
- Georgia Southwestern State University
- University of Georgia
- Valdosta State University
- West Georgia College
|Core Areas A, B, C, D, E and Additional Institutional Requirements
Required: 46 Hours
|CRJU 2501 Introduction to Criminal Justice||3|
|CRJU 2601 Criminology||3|
|CRJU 2701 Courts & Basic Criminal Procedure||3|
|CRJU 2000 Introduction to Social Science Research Methods||3|
|PSYC 1101 Introduction to General Psychology||3|
|PSYC 2101 Introduction to Psychology of Adjustment||3|
|PSYC 2102 Psychology of Abnormal Behavior||3|
|PSYC 2103 Introduction to Human Development||3|
|SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology||3|
|SOCI 1160 Introduction to Social Problems||3|
|SOCI 2293 Introduction to Marriage and Family||3|
|Total Semester Hours: 64|