Jan 21, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Criminal Justice, (BS)


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Degree Requirements: 120 Credits


General Education* 39
Major Core 27
Major Electives 18
Electives 36
Total Credits 120

*CRJU 105  (3 credits) is counted above as major credits Those credits also satisfy requirements for the general education program (42 total credits required).

Requirements for the criminal justice major (BS) are:

General Education Curriculum


University Success Skills


(1 credit)

Communication


Take ENGL 110 (3 credits), ENGL 111 (3 credits), and one course in COMM or SPCH (3 credits) for a total of 9 credits.

Mathematics


Take one MATH course for 3 or 4 credits.

Arts and Humanities


Take one literature course (3 credits) and one additional course from either category (3 credits) for a total of 6 credits.

Natural Science


Take one science course (3 credits) along with that course’s lab (1 credit) for a total of 4 credits. 

Behavioral Wellness and Social Science


Behavioral, Wellness, and Social Science:  Choose 2 courses for a total of 6 credits.  No more than 1 course may be from the Wellness category.

Religion


Choose one course for 3 credits - Must be a different religion course if used above to satisfy a requirement in the Arts and Humanities general education core.

Civic Studies


Choose one course for 3 credits.  Must be a different political science course if used above to satisfy a requirement in the Social Science general education core.​

Major Electives


  • Take two courses from the Concentration areas at the 200 level. Credit(s): 6
  • Take four courses from the Concentration areas at the 300-400 level. Credit(s): 12

General Electives - 36 credits


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