The Associate of Arts degree in Human Services-Criminal Justice will provide students with principles, knowledge, and skills required to begin a career in the field of human services. Students wishing to transfer to a baccalaureate granting institution and pursue a degree in Human Services are strongly encouraged to check with their advisor and coordinate their course work at San Juan College with the requirements of the transfer institution. In general, however, it is suggested that students complete the New Mexico Transfer Module as outlined below.
Note: Student must earn a grade of ‘C’ or higher in all courses to obtain a Human Services-Criminal Justice A.A. degree.
SJC First Year Experience Requirement: 0-3 Credits
Take courses totaling 4-5 credits to meet program total of 60 credits. Courses must be numbered 1110 or higher. It is recommended that students take courses in Human Services, Sociology, Psychology, or Anthropology.
TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: 60-64 Credits
Suggested Course Sequence for Full-Time Students:
Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.