Major Requirements - Criminal Justice

Total number of hours for the major: 40 semester hours

Required Courses: 28 semester hours

CRJ1010                    
Introduction to Criminal Justice System (4)
CRJ2150 
Correctional Services (4)
CRJ/SOC2300 Criminology (4)
CRJ2420
Criminal Law (4)
CRJ2500 Policing America (4)
CRJ3610WI Research Methods (4)
CRJ4800  
Strategic Planning and Ethics (4) Capstone course.

 

Elective Courses: 12 semester hours           

CRJ2210 
Courts and Justice (3)
CRJ2310 Juvenile Justice (3)
CRJ3010 International Crime and Justice (3)
CRJ3100 
Security Leadership (4)
CRJ3150
Probation and Parole (3)
CRJ/PSC3180 Constitutional Law and the Judicial System (4)
CRJ3200
Homeland Security (4)
CRJ3300   
Criminal Investigation (3)
CRJ3400  
Criminal Evidence and Procedure (3)
CRJ3500 Organized Crime (3)
CRJ3600 
Crisis Intervention (3)
CRJ3650 
Schools and Delinquency (3)
CRJ4200
Police Administration (3)
CRJ3840/4840
Issues in Criminal Justice (3-4)
CRJ4900 
Criminal Justice Internship (3-15)
CRJ2810 ,3810, 4810  
Selected Topics (3)

*NOTE: only 3 semester hours of an internship can count towards major electives
*NOTE: 15 semester hours of 3000+ electives in the major is necessary for graduation
*NOTE: Intern sponsors contract 48 field contact hours for every semester hour.  Minimum internship is 3 semester hours (144 field contact hours) and maximum internship is 15 semester hours (720 field contact hours)

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