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Administration of Justice Certificates

Certificate of Achievement

Compton College offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs require completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.

A Certificate of Achievement will be granted to students completing the courses in the Administration of Justice or Security Officer or Reserve Police Academy options with a grade average of C. At least 50% of the courses required for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at Compton College.

Administration of Justice Option:

Administration of Justice 100 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 103 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 115 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 130 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 131 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 135 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 170 (3 units)

Plus a minimum of six units from the following:

Administration of Justice 70 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 95/96abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
(2-4 units)
Administration of Justice 107 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 109 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 111 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 125 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 126 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 133 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 134 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 136 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 150 (8 units)
Administration of Justice 155 (11 units)

Total Units 27-32


Reserve Police Officer Academy Option: (Pending the California Community College Systems Office)

Administration of Justice 150 (8 units)
Administration of Justice 155 (11 units)

Total Units: 19

Certificate of Accomplishment

A Certificate of Accomplishment is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average or above.

At least 50% of the courses required for the Certificate of Accomplishment must be completed at El Camino College Compton Educational Center.

Security Officer Option:

Administration of Justice 70 (3 units
Administration of Justice 115 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 135 (3 units)
Administration of Justice 140 (2 units)
Computer Information Systems 13 (3 units)

Total Units: 14

Preparation for the Transfer Major

For information on specific university major requirements, please obtain a transfer curriculum guide sheet in the Counseling Services Center, consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center. You may use the transfer major requirements to help you fulfill your associate degree requirements.

Courses not available at the Compton Center may be taken at the Torrance campus.
Description of courses can be found in the class schedule/catalog.
 

 


Contact Information

Division Office
(310) 900-1600 Ext. 2780
 

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