Criminal Justice Minor

The criminal justice minor allows students to pursue their interest in a variety of aspects of the criminal justice system. 

Program Requirements

Core

This course will introduce students to the numerous agencies and organizations that make up the criminal justice system and its components. A primary goal for this course is to help students prepare for, as well as succeed in, a criminal justice system career.

Prerequisites: none

Introduction to CJ - Choose 3 Credit(s).

Examines the making of criminal law, the evolution of policing, the adjudication of persons accused of criminal law violations, and the punishment of adult offenders.

Prerequisites: none

Goal Areas: GE-05, GE-09

Diverse Cultures: Purple

The course provides a survey of the institutions and processes of the criminal justice system with an emphasis on the role of law enforcement agencies in a free society. Political theories of justice are explored with theories of crime causation.

Prerequisites: none

Goal Areas: GE-05

Restricted Electives

Restricted Electives - Choose 12 Credit(s). At least (6) six credits must be at the 300-400 level

Prerequisites: none

Prerequisites: none

Prerequisites: none