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Address: 855 E. Lavaca St., Beaumont, TX 77705
Phone: (409) 880-8023
Email: cj@lit.edu

Due to the increase in gangs narcotics trafficking and terrorism, Lamar Institute of Technology offers a Criminal Justice Security Threat Groups Associate of Applied Science Degree and a Certificate of Completion. The goal of the Criminal Justice Security Threat Groups Program is to educate individuals about the world of street gangs, military gangs, drug cartels, and their relationships with organized crime and terrorist groups.

All courses in the recommended program of study require a grade of ‘C’ or better.


Degree Plan for Certificate in Criminal Justice Security Threat Groups
Institutional Requirements
DORI 0200College Success Skills2 : 2 : 0
Program Requirements
CJLE 1327Interviewing and Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professions3 : 3 : 0
CJSA 1371Introduction to Security Threat Groups3 : 3 : 0
CJSA 1372Domestic and International Security Threat Groups3 : 3 : 0
CRIJ 1301Introduction to Criminal Justice3 : 3 : 0
CRIJ 1310Fundamentals of Criminal Law3 : 3 : 0
CRIJ 2313Correctional Systems & Practices3 : 3 : 0
CRIJ 2314Criminal Investigation3 : 3 : 0
CRIJ 2328Police Systems & Practices3 : 3 : 0
- Capstone Course
Program Credits : Lecture Hours : Lab Hours24 : 24 : 0