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Evening Criminal Justice Major

graduate at commencementCriminal Justice Major Curriculum (57 hours)

The Evening Bachelor’s Degree’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice requires the completion of the following major courses:

  1. Criminal Justice Core Courses (18 hours)
    1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
      1. 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
      2. 110 Introduction to Law Enforcement (3)
      3. 150 Introduction to Corrections (3)
      4. 160 Introduction to Security (3)
      5. 208 Introduction to Criminology (3)
      6. 209 Introduction to Juvenile Delinquency (3)
  2. Required Criminal Justice Courses (39 hours)
    1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
      1. 201 Criminal Investigation (3)
      2. 202 Survey of Corrections (3)
      3. 203 Criminal Law (3)
      4. 301 Criminology (3)
      5. 302 Community Relations (3)
      6. 303 Constitutional Law (3)
      7. 304 Private Security (3)
      8. 305 Terrorism (3)
      9. 401 Criminalistics (3)
      10. 402 Courts and Courtroom Procedure (3)
      11. 403 Interview and Interrogation (3)
      12. 404 Ethics and the Criminal Justice System (3)
      13. 499 Senior Capstone in Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Minors

As a Criminal Justice major, you may choose to minor in either Management or General Administration/Psychology. Neither of these minors is available to those who are majoring in Business Management or Business Management with the Health Care Concentration.

Minor in Management (18 hours)

Six courses, chosen from:

  • BUS 303 Foundations of Marketing (3)
  • BUS 322 Legal Environment of Business (3)
  • ECO 201 *Foundations of Microeconomics (3)
  • ECO 202 *Foundations of Macroeconomics (3)
  • MGMT 406 Human Resources Management (3)
  • PSC 201 *American Government (3)
  • PSYC 201 *General Psychology (3)

Minor in General Administration/Psychology (18 hours)

Five courses chosen from:

  • CMST 242 Interpersonal Communications (3)
  • ECO 201 *Foundations of Microeconomics (3)
  • ECO 202 *Foundations of Macroeconomics (3)
  • MGMT 406 Human Resources Management (3)
  • PSC 201 *American Government (3)
  • PSYC 201 *General Psychology (3)

One course chosen from:

  • MGMT 315 Organizational Theory and Behavior (3)
  • PSYC 307 *Theories of Personality (3)
  • PSYC 311 *Psychology of Women (3)
  • PSYC 404 *Abnormal Psychology (3)

*Course satisfies a requirement in the Core Curriculum.