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Criminal Justice

The cross disciplinary minor in criminal justice is designed for students who are preparing for careers in law enforcement, corrections, judicial administration or other areas related to the study or management of crime, either directly upon graduation or after further graduate training. The requirement for a minor in criminal justice is 21 credits.

Required Courses

Credit Hours

CRJU 215. Introduction to Criminal Justice

3

CRJU 225. Ethics in Criminal Justice

3

Choose at least one course from each of the following units:

 

Human Behavior

3

SOCI 214. Social Deviance

 

SOCI 327. Juvenile Delinquency

 

SOCI/CRJU 325. Criminology

 

PSYC 250. Introduction to Abnormal Psychology (Non PSYC majors only) or

PSYC 335. Abnormal Psychology (PSYC majors)

 

PSYC/JUST 316. Human Development and Crime

 

Law and Procedure

3

CRJU 321. Criminalistics

 

JUST 327. Criminal Law

 

CRJU 328. Criminal Procedure

 

CRJU 329. Criminal Investigation and Evidence

 

Institutions

3

JUST 330. Corrections

 

CRJU 335. Law Enforcement

 

CRJU 337. Courts and the Judiciary

 

CRJU 340. Administration in Criminal Justice

 

Choose two additional courses from those listed above or from the following:

6

CRJU 301. Special Topics in Criminal Justice

 

CRJU 401. Internship in Criminal Justice

 


 

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