Bachelor of Arts – Comprehensive Major in Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

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A student must complete the following program in addition to the Essential Studies requirements:

Essential Studies
Core Requirements
CJ 231INTRODUCTION TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE3
CJ 232INTRODUCTION TO LAW ENFORCEMENT3
CJ 236INTRODUCTION TO CORRECTIONS3
CJ 239CRIMINOLOGY3
CJ 336MULTICULTURAL ISSUES IN CJ3
CJ 337INTRODUCTION TO LAW3
CJ 434SENIOR SEMINAR IN CJ3
CJ 436SEMINAR: COMPARATIVE CJ3
CJ 441ETHICAL ISSUES IN CJ3
Select six credits in each of the following Focus Areas:30
Total Credits57

Law Enforcement Focus Area

Select 6 credits from the following:6
LAW ENFORCEMENT ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION
SURVEY OF PRIVATE SECURITY
POLICE & COMMUNITY RELATIONS
DRUGS, ALCOHOL & CRIME
TOPICS IN LAW ENFORCEMENT
Total Credits6

Law Focus Area

Select 6 credits from the following:6
CRIMINAL LAW
JUDICIARY & CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
CRIMINAL PROCEDURES
RULES OF EVIDENCE
TOPICS IN LAW
Total Credits6

Forensic Studies Focus Area

Select 6 credits from the following:6
FUND OF CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION
FORENSIC STUDIES I
FORENSIC STUDIES II
FORENSIC EVIDENCE
TOPICS IN FORENSIC STUDIES
Total Credits6

Juvenile Justice Focus Area

Select 6 credits from the following:6
JUVENILE CRIME & GANGS
JUVENILE DELINQUENCY
JUVENILE LAW
JUVENILE CORRECTIONS
TOPICS IN JUVENILE JUSTICE
Total Credits6

Corrections Focus Area

Select 6 credits from the following:6
CORRECTIONAL CASEWORK & PRACTICE
COMMUNITY BASED CORRECTIONS
TOPICS IN CORRECTIONS
INSTITUTIONAL CORRECTIONS
CORRECTIONAL LAW
Total Credits6

Students who wish to complete an emphasis area in the program (Criminal Justice with an emphasis in Law Enforcement; Criminal Justice with an emphasis in Law; Criminal Justice with an emphasis in Corrections; Criminal Justice with an emphasis in Juvenile Justice; Criminal Justice with an emphasis in Forensic Studies) must complete four courses listed in the focus area.