BS in Criminal Justice
The major in criminal justice consists of at least 36 credit hours (but not more than 50 credit hours will count toward the BS degree). ENGL 210 and CJ 360 are additional requirements. Students must also satisfy Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences requirements (including the foreign language requirement) and the university requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree.
|CJ 191||Introduction to Criminal Justice||3|
|CJ 315||Criminal Law||3|
|CJ 320||Criminal Procedure||3|
|CJ 392||Law Enforcement||3|
|CJ 394||Courts & Judicial Systems||3|
|CJ 407||Introduction to Research Methods||3|
|CJ 593||Crime Causation and Criminal Justice Policy||3|
|CJ 598||Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice||3|
|Select 9 credit hours of electives (there is a maximum of 6 credit hours total allowed in CJ 481 and CJ 483)||9|
|Total Credit Hours||36|
|Additional College Requirements|
|SPAN 212||Spanish for Law Enforcement (required for CJ students to fulfil the LAS foreign language requirement)||5|
|Total Credit Hours||5|
Students may take 14 additional credit hours beyond the 36 hours required for the major (for a total of 50 hours).