Students who successfully complete their Associate's degree at the community college, in the three majors listed below, can transition to John Jay through the CUNY Justice Academy to complete their Bachelor's degree.
The Criminal Justice major provides you with opportunities to study many facets of the criminal justice system. If you are planning to attend graduate or professional school or pursue a career in law enforcement, judicial or correctional agencies, this major is for you. Successful completion of this program will lead to admission into John Jay's BA in Criminal Justice program.
This program is offered at the following CUNY Community Colleges:
Borough of Manhattan Community College
Bronx Community College
Hostos Community College
Kingsborough Community College
LaGuardia Community College
Queensborough Community College
The major in Forensic Science provides academic and professional training for work in forensic science laboratories. If you are planning to pursue a career as a research scientist, teacher or medical professional, this major is designed for you. At the associate degree level (years 1 and 2), the coursework is strongly focused on basic foundations in chemistry, biology, physics and calculus-level mathematics. Successful completion of this program will lead to admission into John Jay's BS in Forensic Science program.
Fraud Examination and Financial Forensics
The major in Fraud Examination and Financial Forensics (FEFF) combines coursework in accounting with training in the tools and techniques used to detect and prevent fraud. The first half of the program leads to an A.S. in Forensic Accounting. Successful completion of this program will lead to admission into John Jay's B.S. in Fraud Examination and Financial Forensics. If you are interested in a career in the anti-fraud community, whether in the private sector or with government, this program can give you unique marketability to employers.