B.S. Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements include 33 hours of core courses, 15 hours of criminal justice electives, and one legal oriented course taken from Legal Assistant Studies offerings.  For specific information visit the University Catalog which is the binding document for all curriculum matters. Once you get to the catalog web page, click on College of Arts and Sciences and look for criminal justice when the list appears.


Course Descriptions

The Criminal Justice curriculum has a wide variety of courses for both majors and non-majors.  Content areas include introductory/overview courses, violence against women, corrections, policing, courts, comparative/cross cultural issues, minorities and gender and the criminal justice system, victimology, white collar crime, terrorism, ethics, and popular culture.  Specific courses in the current catalog and pre-requisites can be found in the University Catalog.