Academics

Criminal Justice Minor with Sociology Major

Minor in Criminal Justice-Sociology Major: 24 Total Credits
Required Courses: 12 cr. hrs.
SOCI 100 Introduction to Sociology
(counts 3 cr. hrs. in Gen. Ed.)
or ANTH 100 Cultural Anthropology
(counts 3 cr. hrs. in Gen. Ed.)
CJ 202 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 cr.
CJ 320 Juvenile Delinquency 3 cr.
CJ 322 Criminology 3 cr.
CJ 430 Trends and Issues in Incarceration 3 cr.
or CJ 435 Alternatives to Incarceration
Directed Electives: 12 cr. hrs.
CJ 376 Criminal Justice Certification Internship 6 cr.
or CJ 379 Internship in Criminal Justice 6-12 cr.
Choose 6 credits from the following courses:
In no case may a course be double counted for credit in both the CJ minor and Sociology major.
SOCI 218 Deviant Behavior 3 cr.
CJ 310 Gangs in the U.S. 3 cr.
CJ 360 White Collar Crime 3 cr.
SOCI 321 Power and Inequality 3 cr.
POLS 225 Public Administration 3 cr.
POLS 253 State and Local Politics 3 cr.
POLS 354 Women and the Law 3 cr.
POLS 416 Constitutional Law 3 cr.

Criminal Justice Minor with Non-Sociology Major

Minor in Criminal Justice-Non-Sociology Major: 24 Total Credits
Required Courses: 18 cr. hrs.
SOCI 100 Introduction to Sociology
(counts 3 cr. in Gen. Ed.)
or ANTH 100 Introduction to Anthropology
(counts 3 cr. in Gen. Ed.)
SOCI 200 Sociological Inquiry 3 cr.
CJ 202 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 cr.
CJ 320 Juvenile Delinquency 3 cr.
CJ 322 Criminology 3 cr.
CJ 430 Trends and Issues in Incarceration 3 cr.
or CJ 435 Alternatives to Incarceration
SOCI 445 Power and Inequality 3 cr.
Directed Electives: 6 cr. hrs.
SOCI 208 Sociology of Diversity 3 cr.
SOCI 225 Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 3 cr.
or ANTH 225 Sociology of Race and Ethnicity
SOCI 218 Deviant Behavior 3 cr.
SOCI 240 Social Problems 3 cr.
CJ 310 Gangs in the U.S. 3 cr.
SOCI 330 Social Organizations 3 cr.
CJ 376 Criminal Justice Certification Internship 6 cr.
CJ 379 Criminal Justice Internship 6-12 cr.
SOCI 410 Social Psychology 3 cr.


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