Lower Division Requirements at the Alamo Colleges District for an AA degree
The courses in this section meet the requirements for an Associate of Arts degree. The Graduation section in any catalog of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District lists additional Degree/Certificate Requirements.
Applicable Transfer Credit Hours
This Transfer Advising Guide provides 69 college-level hours, of which 69 will transfer and apply towards the Our Lady of the Lake University baccalaureate degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice.
Note: Our Lady of the Lake University accepts a maximum of 72 college-level hours in transfer towards a baccalaureate degree. Students must complete the specified number of advanced credits and credits in residence for their degree.
Note: For students who elect to take General Biology I (BIOL 1406 or 1408 OR 1308/1108) as their Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) Natural Science Core requirement, students should be advised that OLLU will NOT grant credit for both BIOL 1406 Biology for Science Majors I and BIOL 1408 Biology for Non-Science Majors I (BIOL 1308 Biology for Non-Science Majors I (Lecture) AND BIOL 1108 Biology for Non-Science Majors Laboratory I (lab) as the OLLU Natural Science Core and an OLLU Science Elective.
Note: Our Lady of the Lake University requires all courses to be completed with a grade of “C” or better.
Note: Our Lady of the Lake University requires a minor for the baccalaureate degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice.
Note: For the Alamo Colleges District this transfer advising guide is core complete, degree complete and field of study complete.
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*** denotes Milestone Course(s).
A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program as determined by the Faculty of the Alamo Colleges District.
Field of Study Curriculum for Criminal Justice
§ denotes THEBC Field of Study Curriculum Course
The Criminal Justice Field of Study is designed to provide students with a basic foundation in legal studies. Students will gain a broad understanding of the historical and philosophical basis of criminal law as well as the substantive and procedural aspects.
Additional information can be found at http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/reports/PDF/0907.PDF?CFID=61855030&CFTOKEN=21121764
Additional Our Lady of the Lake University Advising Notes
Once accepted to Our Lady of the Lake University, please call 210-431-3966 to make an appointment with an academic advisor in Transfer Student Services. A current listing of the advising center can be found at http://ollusa.edu/studentsuccesscenter
Refer to the catalog for a list of specific course requirements for this degree plan from Our Lady of the Lake University.
Pay close attention to course sequencing and availability at the Our Lady of the Lake University as it will affect the time it takes to complete the degree program.
In addition to the above courses, the following courses are required to complete a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice.
Refer to the 2019-2020 OLLU Undergraduate Catalog to see the remaining required courses.
Using this Transfer Advising Guide with Our Lady of the Lake University
This Transfer Advising Guide represents the Our Lady of the Lake University degree plan and is subject to change at the university’s discretion. It is intended for advising purposes only so students know exactly which courses they can take at any of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District and have the courses count towards degree requirements when they transfer to the Our Lady of the Lake University. It is highly recommended that students meet with their assigned advisor to review all graduation and transfer requirements listed in the Transfer Advising Guide.
The ultimate goal is to provide students with accurate information for transfer pathways while minimizing loss of credits in transfer. Students are encouraged to review the Our Lady of the Lake University’s requirements frequently.
Course numbers in italics are the Our Lady of the Lake University’s course numbers.
This Transfer Advising Guide is based upon the Our Lady of the Lake University’s 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog and is subject to change.
The Alamo Colleges District Advising
Students are encouraged to consult with an academic advisor about courses and other educational concerns if they plan to pursue a two-year degree program, transfer to another college or university, or simply take a few selected courses. In addition to course and degree requirements, policies and procedures are subject to change; stay informed by meeting with an academic advisor regularly.
Many students who plan to transfer to a university are advised to fulfill the lower-division requirements for the university. With appropriate planning, your Alamo Colleges District team can help make the transfer experience a seamless process. It is the responsibility of all students to ensure that they take courses at the Alamo Colleges District that will be accepted by the senior institutions they wish to attend.
For more information contact your Alamo Colleges District team.
Released on April 15, 2020