Administration of Justice Studies

Victimology - CCL

MCCCD Program and Award Information
This award is not eligible for Financial Aid
Effective term: 
2019 Fall
Final term: 
Total credits required: 
CIP Code: 

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Victimology is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a course of study specifically focused on crisis intervention, community services, and victim rights. It is one pathway to the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Administration of Justice.

Award notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses required within the program.

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
AJS101Introduction to Criminal Justice3
AJS162Domestic Violence3
AJS255Crime, Law and Mental Health3
AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258Victimology and Crisis Management3
  • Synthesize multiple sources of information to make timely assessments. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS255, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Solve problems through logical and sound reasoning. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS225, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Communicate orally, visually and in writing precisely, appropriately, and effectively to varied audiences. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Communicate in the language common to the criminal justice system.
  • Collaborate with diverse agencies, community representatives and individuals to achieve common goals. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS225, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Apply the principles and processes of criminal and constitutional law, criminology theory, knowledge of the functions and components of the criminal justice system, and current issues to criminal justice operations. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Utilize technology to collect, analyze and communicate data. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS225, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Practice professional standards appropriate to the field of criminal justice. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Subscribe to and practice ethical behavior appropriate to the field of criminal justice. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)
  • Collect, identify, classify, and analyze physical evidence related to criminal investigations. (AJS101, AJS162, AJS/EMT/FSC/SWU258)