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B.A. Program Requirements

Major Requirements
 
To fulfill the requirements of the major, all students in this program will take the following coursework in a sequence determined in collaboration with a faculty advisor. All students must also fulfill Liberal Arts Core and University requirements, and some of the following courses may also fulfill those requirements.
 
  • CJ 200 Careers in Criminal Justice
  • CJ 209 The Criminal Justice System
  • CJ 300 Writing for Criminal Justice
  • CJ 304 Applied Research Methods
  • CJ 307 Juvenile Justice
  • CJ 308 Principles of Forensic Science
  • CJ 310 Policing in American Society
  • CJ 312 Criminal Justice Management
  • CJ 400 Internship
  • CJ 495 Senior Seminar
  • LA 302 Criminal Litigation
  • MA 132 Statistical Analysis
  • SOC 131 Principles of Sociology
  • SOC 250 Deviant Behavior
  • SOC 305 Criminology
  • 5 electives from the following: CJ 302 Introduction to Counterintelligence; CJ 309 Principles of Forensic Science II; CJ 311 Correctional Institutions; CJ 320 Cybercrime and Digital Terrorism; PH 301 Ethics and Public Policy; PSY 220 Social Psychology; PSY 230 Abnormal Psychology; PSY 332 Psychology of Addictions; SOC 205 Crime, Media, and Culture; SOC 322 Race and Ethnic Relations