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2014–2015 Undergraduate Catalog

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Criminal Justice 

Criminal Justice


Criminal Justice Administration


Criminal Justice Minor


Policy

  • Due to the interdisciplinary nature of the criminal justice major, students may not major in both criminal justice and sociology.  

Criminal Justice Major (Bachelor of Arts or Science)

  • Core curriculum and mission seminars (38-52 credits) – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • Major requirements (54 credits)– CRMJ 150, 203, 230, 265, 280, 320, 351 or SOCL 351, 364 or SOCL 364, 365, 465, 470 or PHIL 315, 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, 470 (if not already taken), 486, 488, PHIL 315 (if not already taken)
  • Bachelor of Arts requirement – a minimum of three classes (nine credits minimum) of world language in preferably one, but not more than two languagesOR
  • Bachelor of Science requirement –a minimum of 11 credits of natural science and/or mathematics
  • Final degree requirements – a minimum of 120 college level credits, minimum of 40 credits at the 300/400 level
  • Transfer courses and waivers and/or substitutions could modify the required credit total in the core curriculum and major.

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 (38-52 credits) – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • Major requirements (33 credits) – 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
  • Bachelor of Arts requirement – a minimum of three classes (nine credits minimum) of world language in preferably one, but not more than two languagesOR
  • Bachelor of Science requirement –a minimum of 11 credits of natural science and/or mathematics
  • Final degree requirements – a minimum of 120 college level credits, minimum of 40 credits at the 300/400 level
    Transfer courses and waivers and/or substitutions could modify the required credit total in the core curriculum and major.