BA or BS in Criminal Justice

General Education Requirements: 40-43 hours

Additional University Requirements: 6 hours

For more information, see the General Education Requirements section of the catalog.

Criminal Justice Major Requirements (27-33 Hours) 

CJ100  Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
CJ202  Criminal Law (3)
CJ270  Criminal Procedure (3)
CJ301  Constitutional Aspects of Criminal Justice (3)
CJ331  Research Design and Data Analysis (3)
CJ480  Senior Thesis (3) (Capstone) 

One (1) from the following:
CJ314  Social Deviance (3)
CJ315  Criminology (3)

Guided Electives in Criminal Justice (9 hours) selected from the following:
AC313  Fraud Examination (3)
CJ201  Police Organization and Management (3)
CJ203  History of Corrections & Penal Institutions (3)
CJ204  Global Crime (3)
CJ206  Criminal Investigation I (3)
CJ260/360  Special Problems in Criminal Justice (3)
CJ268/368  Internship in Criminal Justice (3)
CJ290/390  Special Topics in Criminal Justice (3)
CJ304  Capital Punishment (3)
CJ306  Serial Crime and Profiling (3)
CJ308  American Constitutional Law (3)CJ309  Law in American Society (3)
CJ316  Criminal Investigation II (3)
CJ318  Juvenile Justice (3)
CJ330  Principles of Public Administration (3)
CJ350  Policing in a Democracy (3)

Electives to complete min. 120 hours


Last updated: 08/07/2023