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2013–2014 Undergraduate Catalog

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Criminal Justice 

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Degree Completion programCriminal Justice Minor


Policy

  • Due to the interdisciplinary nature of the criminal justice major, students may not major in both criminal justice and sociology.
  • Students must have earned an associate degree in criminal justice or law enforcement to be eligible to declare the criminal justice degree completion program.
  • Students completing an adult learning degree completion bachelor degree may not concurrently double major or double degree in a major offered as a traditional student major.  

Criminal Justice Major (Bachelor of Arts or Science)

  • core curriculum and mission seminars – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • major requirements– CRMJ 150, 203, 230, 265, 280, 320, 351 or SOCL 351, 364 or SOCL 364, 365, 465, 470, MATH 130 or PSYC 223 or SOCL 223, SOCL 125, 338, six credits of CRMJ 487, six credits from CRMJ 240, 286, 288, 345, 370, 380, 406, 435, 486, 488, PHIL 315
  • School of Letters and Sciences graduation requirement and final degree requirements – see the degree requirements section of this catalog for specific requirements of this major, the Bachelor of Arts or Science degree, as well as final graduation requirements
    The total credits of the major requirements are 48. The core curriculum and mission seminars require 38-52 credits. A total of 128 credits, 43 of which need to be at the 300/400 level, are required to graduate. Transfer course, waivers and/or substitutions, and prerequisite courses could modify these credit totals.  

Criminal Justice (transfer agreement) Major (Bachelor of Arts or Science)

Students with an earned A.A.S. degree from any Wisconsin technical college or Rochester Community and Technical College may earn a Bachelor of Science with a major in criminal justice. The degree must have been earned May 2006 or later. Students may not begin these programs or be considered a student in these programs until the A.A.S degree has been completed and documented on a transcript. The student cannot be dually enrolled. The A.A.S degree must be completed prior to transfer to Viterbo.

(Available to Wisconsin Technical College or Rochester Community and Technical College graduates with an earned Associate of Applied Science degree in criminal justice.)

  • core curriculum and mission seminars – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • major requirements – CRMJ 265, 320, 351, 364, 465, 470, MATH 130 or PSYC 223 or SOCL 223, SOCL 338, six credits of CRMJ 487, three credits upper division CRMJ
  • School of Letters and Sciences graduation requirement and final degree requirements – see the degree requirements section of this catalog for specific requirements of this major, the Bachelor of Arts or Science degree, as well as final graduation requirements
    The total credits of the major requirements are 33. The core curriculum and mission seminars require 38-52 credits. A total of 128 credits, 43 of which need to be at the 300/400 level, are required to graduate. Transfer course, waivers and/or substitutions, and prerequisite courses could modify these credit totals.