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Administration of Justice

Required Core Courses (6 units)

Course Number Course Title Units C-ID Descriptor
ADMJ 001 Introduction to Administration of Justice 3 units AJ  110
ADMJ 002 Concepts of Criminal Law 3 units AJ 120

List A: Select two from below (6 units)

Course Number Course Title Units C-ID Descriptor
ADMJ 003 Principles & Procedures of the Justice 3 units AJ 122
ADMJ 004 Legal Aspects of Evidence 3 units AJ124
ADMJ 005 Criminal Investigation 3 units AJ 140
ADMJ 008 Juvenile Procedures 3 units AJ 220
ADMJ 021 Community Relations 3 units AJ 160
ADMJ 041 Introduction to Forensics 3 units AJ 150
ADMJ 100G Introduction to Corrections 3 units AJ 200

List B: Complete 2 courses (6-7 units)

Select any course from List A not already used or courses listed below.

Course Number Course Title Units C-ID Descriptor
ADMJ 014 Alcohol, Narcotics and Drug Abuse 3 units  
ADMJ 015 Sexual Assault Investigation 3 units  
ADMJ 023 Police Report Writing 3 units  
ADMJ 026 Organized Crime 3 units  
ADMJ 032 Motorcycle, Prison and Street Gangs 3 units  
ADMJ 033 Introduction to Probation and Parole 3 units  
ADMJ 034 Career Planning in Criminal Justice 3 units  
PSYC 001 General Psychology 3 units PSY 110
SOCI 001 Introduction to Sociology 3 units SOCI 110
MATH 010/H Elementary Statistics or Honors 4 units MATH 110 

Major Requirements: 18 – 19 units

CSU GE Breadth or IGETC for CSU Requirements: 37 or 39 units

Elective Units As Needed To Total 60 CSU Transferable Units

The Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) is intended for students who plan to transfer and complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. Students completing this transfer degree:

  • will earn an Associate’s Degree from West Valley College
  • are guaranteed admission to a campus in the CSU system
  • will be prepared to start upper division coursework at the CSU
  • will not need to complete more than 60 units after transfer

CSUs with Similar Majors

A complete and up-to-date listing of the similar CSU majors can be found by visiting

For more information, please speak with a counselor from Counseling or Transfer.

Important Notes

  • Completion of 60 CSU-transferable semester units with an overall GPA of at least 2.0
  • While a minimum of 2.0 GPA is required for CSU admission, some majors may require a higher GPA. Please consult with a counselor for more information.
  • Completing courses prior to transfer that satisfy the U.S. History, Constitution and American Ideals requirement as part to the CSU GE-B or IGETC is highly recommended.

Learn more about Associate Degree for Transfer at West Valley College.

Last Updated 4/8/22