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2013–2014 Undergraduate Catalog

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Criminal Justice (Degree Completion)   


  • 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 (degree completion) Major (Bachelor of Arts or Science)

  • core curriculum and mission seminars – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
  • major requirements– CRMJ 265, 320, 351, 364, 465, 470, six credits of CRMJ 487, three credits of upper division CRMJ, MATH 130 or SOCL 223, SOCL 338
  • final degree requirements– see the degree requirements section of this catalog for specific requirements of the Bachelor of Arts or the Bachelor of 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.