BS Criminal Justice

Fall 2017

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major: Criminal Justice
Concentration:

General Education Core Curriculum

Communication - 6 Hours:

ENGL 1301 - Composition I

COMM 1315 - Public Speaking I

Language, Philosophy and Culture - 3 Hours From:

  • ENGL 2300 - Close Reading II
  • PHIL 1370 - Philosophy of Knowledge

Mathematics - 3 Hours From:

MATH 1314 - College Algebra (Non-Calculus Track)

Life and Physical Sciences - 6 Hours* From:

  • BIOL 1406 - General Biology I
  • BIOL 1407 - General Biology II
  • BIOL 2401 - Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIOL 2402 - Anatomy and Physiology II
  • GEOL 1403 - Physical Geology
  • GEOL 1404 - Historical Geology
  • PHYS 1401 - College Physics I
  • PHYS 1402 - College Physics II
  • PHYS 1405 - Elementary Physics I
  • PHYS 1407 - Elementary Physics II
  • PHYS 1411 - Introduction to Astronomy
  • PHYS 2425 - University Physics I
  • PHYS 2426 - University Physics II
  • SPSC 1401 - Space Science
*The additional hours are applied in the Departmental Requirements section below

History -6 Hours:

HIST 1301 - US History I 1763-1877

HIST 1302 - US History II Since 1877

Government/Political Science - 6 Hours:

POLS 2301 - Introduction to American Government I

POLS 2302 - Introduction to American Government II

Social and Behavioral Sciences - Three Hours From:

  • BULW 1370 - Business Environment and Public Policy
  • ECON 1301 - Principles and Policies
  • ECON 2301 - Principles of Economics I Macro
  • ECON 2302 - Principles of Economics II Micro
  • INEN 2373 - Engineering Economics
  • SOCI 1301 - Introduction to Sociology
  • PSYC 2301 - General Psychology

Creative Arts - Three Hours From:

  • ARTS 1301 - Art Appreciation
  • MUSI 1306 - Music Appreciation
  • COMM 1375 - Film Appreciation

Component Area Options - 6 Hours:

ENGL 1302 - Composition II

One From:

  • MATH 1342 - Statistics
  • PSYC 2317 - Introduction to Statistical Methods


Required Courses for Major

Criminal Justice Courses - 36 Hours:

CRIJ 1301 - Introduction to Criminal Justice

CRIJ 1306 - Court Systems and Practice

CRIJ 2313 - Correction Systems and Practices

CRIJ 2328 - Police Systems and Practices

CRIJ 1300 

CRIJ 3300 

CRIJ 3300 

CRIJ 3311 - Crime and Criminals

CRIJ 4311 - Ethical Issues

CRIJ 4321 - Responses to Crime

CRIJ 4300 

CRIJ 4300

Elective Courses

Minor/Electives - 18 Hours

6 hours any level courses

12 Hours 3000-level courses

Electives - 3 Hours

3 hours any level course

Departmental Requirements - 21 Hours:

PEGA 1100

COSC 1371 - Microcomputers

CRIJ 4380 - Criminal Justice Research

CRIJ 4340 - Criminal Justice Applications

Social Science Courses - 9 hours, junior or senior-level SOCI, PSYC, ANTH, SOWK or POLS

*The excess 2 hours from the core lab sciences are applied here

Hours

120