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Required Core Courses

Criminal Justice

  • Criminal Justice 110 Introduction to Criminal Justice Process 3 cr. 

  • Criminal Justice 270 Introductory Criminal Law 3 cr.

  • Criminal Justice 212 Managing Criminal Justice Organizations 3 cr. or Public Administration 221 Introduction to Public Administration 3 cr.

  • Criminal Justice 218 Adjudication Process in Criminal Process 3 cr.

  • Criminal Justice 244 Correctional Process 3 cr.

  • Criminal Justice 281 Elementary Statistics in Criminal Justice Research

  • Criminal Justice 288 Police in Modern Society 3 cr.

  • Criminal Justice 343 Quantitative Research Design or approved equivalent 3 cr.

  • Criminal Justice 351 Theories of Crime 3 cr.

  • Criminal Justice 358 Major Criminal Justice Issues 3 cr.

Comment:

Criminal Justice 281 and 343 should be taken in the same semester. The final course taken should be Criminal Justice 358. In special circumstances with permission from the Criminal Justice Coordinator, students majoring in Criminal Justice may substitute an appropriate social science statistics course (Economics 471, 473, Geography 380, 385, Political Science 245, Psychology 371, Sociology 381 or Social Work 340) for Criminal Justice 281 as a required core course in Criminal Justice.

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