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Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015

CatalogUndergraduateCollege of Arts and SciencesCRJCBS in Criminal Justice

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Program RequirementsCredits
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice 
Total Credit Hours120
Core Requirements:  Minimum of 38 credits in the core curriculum required of all students. Students who enter as first-time freshmen must take an entering freshman and rising junior assessment to complete core requirements.  Program Admission Requirements:  See "Admission Requirements" on the department catalog page.  Other Program Requirements:  See "Other Program Requirements" on the department catalog page.  Graduation Requirements:  All graduating seniors are required to complete the Graduating Senior Assessment after completing 90 or more semester hours (including credit by examination), but not later than the graduation semester.    
University College Core Curriculum38
Transitional Studies - University Studies12
Select one option from the following:  (UNIV  101  And  UNIV  102)  Or  UNIV  110  Or  UNIV  111    
Transitional Studies - Life Skills2
Select two credits from the following:  FINC  100  Or  GEOG  110  Or  HEED  112  Or  PEDU  101  Or  PEDU  107  Or  PEDU  112  Or  PEDU  120  Or  PEDU  122  Or  PEDU  130  Or  PEDU  132  Or  PEDU  140    
Communication Skills - Written Communication3
ENGL  110    
Communication Skills - Oral Communication3
SPEE  200    
Information Literacy3
ENGL  120    
Reasoning Skills - Critical Thinking23
PHIL  110  Or  PHIL  220    
Reasoning Skills - Quantitative Reasoning33
Select one from the following:  MATH  123  Or  MATH  126  Or  MATH  129  Or  MATH  130  Or  MATH  131  Or  MATH  140    
Scientific Literacy - Natural Sciences47
Select two from the following:  ASTR  111  Or  ASTR  112  Or  BIOL  110  Or  BIOL  130  Or  BIOL  150  Or  BIOL  160  Or  CHEM  101  Or  CHEM  102  Or  (CHEM  141  And  CHEM  142)  Or  (CHEM  161  And  CHEM  162)  Or  NSCI  110  Or  NSCI  120  Or  PHYS  111  Or  PHYS  112  Or  PHYS  121  Or  PHYS  122    
Scientific Literacy - Social Sciences3
Select one from the following:  POLI  210    
Humanities and Creative Arts3
Select one from the following:  ART  210  Or  COMM  220  Or  ENGL  220  Or  ENGL  223  Or  ENGL  240  Or  ENGL  250  Or  ENGL  253  Or  HIST  210  Or  HUMN  211  Or  HUMN  212  Or  MUSI  210  Or  MUSI  225  Or  MUSI  260  Or  PHIL  210  Or  RELI  215  Or  THEA  203    
Global Literacy53
Select one from the following:  ANTH  210  Or  ART  150  Or  ART  215  Or  BADM  210  Or  CHIN  110  Or  CHIN  120  Or  ENGL  211  Or  ENGL  212  Or  FREN  110  Or  FREN  120  Or  GEOG  220  Or  GLBL  200  Or  HIST  110  Or  HIST  120  Or  HIST  270  Or  PHIL  211  Or  POLI  230  Or  SOCI  150  Or  SPAN  110  Or  SPAN  112  Or  SPAN  120  Or  SPAN  122  Or  THEA  242  Or  YORU  110  Or  YORU  120    
Ethics and Civic Engagement23
Select three credits from the following:  BADM  220  Or  CRJC  203  Or  EDUC  211  Or  ENGL  232  Or  ENGL  233  Or  ETCE  101  Or  ETCE  102  Or  ETCE  103  Or  ETCE  200  Or  GEOG  270  Or  HCM  200  Or  HIST  211  Or  PHIL  120  Or  PHIL  212  Or  PNUR  210  Or  POLI  150  Or  SWRK  220    
Notes 
1UNIV 101-102 required for all first time students; UNIV 110 required for transfer students with fewer than 30 transfer credits. Students do not earn credit if requirement is waived. UNIV 111 may be required based on academic performance.
2Not required for students with 60+ transfer credits. Students do not earn credit if requirement is waived.
3MATH 121 may be required based on profile scores. Some core courses require a one-hour lab.
4At least one natural science class must include a lab. Some majors require two lab sciences, increasing requirement to 8 credits.
5Not required for students with 30+ transfer credits from a foreign institution. Students do not earn credit if requirement is waived.
 
Program Requirements82
Criminal Justice Courses21
CRJC  200  And  CRJC  201  And  CRJC  215  And  CRJC  220  And  CRJC  304  And  CRJC  314  And  CRJC  450    
Criminal Justice Electives27
Select nine from the following:  CRJC  202  Or  CRJC  203  (but not if used to satisfy core requirements) Or  CRJC  212  Or  CRJC  222  Or  CRJC  230  Or  CRJC  243  Or  CRJC  300  Or  CRJC  302  Or  CRJC  305  Or  CRJC  311  Or  CRJC  313  Or  CRJC  315  Or  CRJC  325  Or  CRJC  333  Or  CRJC  335  Or  CRJC  345  Or  CRJC  351  Or  CRJC  355  Or  CRJC  361  Or  CRJC  370  Or  CRJC  380  Or  CRJC  430  Or  CRJC  460  Or one of the following approved, non-CRJC courses: ENGL 380, GEOG 320, 200-level language course, or SOCI 333 (18 hours of major electives must be 300-400 level courses)    
Other Required Courses9
PSYC  210  And  SOCI  210  And one additional three hour course from ECON, GEOG, INTL, HIST, HIPO, POLI, PSYC, or SOCI    
Statistics Electives3
Select one from the following:  CRJC  315  Or  POLI  240  Or  PSYC  233  Or  SOCI  331  Or  STAT  202    
Computer Skills Elective3
Select one from the following:  CSC  100  Or  CSC  101  Or  CSC  104  Or  BADM  214  Or  BEDU  250  Or  EDUC  210  Or  MIS  300  Or  SOCI  333    
Minor or Free Electives19
 

 

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