BS in Criminal Justice -- Recommended Academic Plan

Effective Summer 2008 -- 120 Credits

Stage 1--Build Foundations

ENGL 015 (GWS)-Rhetoric and Composition

ENGL 015

3
CRIM/CRIMJ 100-Introduction to Criminal JusticeNotes for: CRIM/CRIMJ 100

CRIM/CRIMJ 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GQ)
3
General Education (GA)
3
General Education (GH)
3
Total credits 15

Stage 2--Build Foundations

CAS 100 (GWS)-Effective Speech

CAS 100

3
CRIMJ 012-CriminologyNotes for: CRIMJ 012

CRIMJ 012

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CRIMJ 210-Policing in AmericaNotes for: CRIMJ 210

CRIMJ 210

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GN)
3
General Education (GS)
3
Total credits 15

Stage 3--Formulate Understanding

CRIMJ 260-Statistical Analysis for the Social Sciences

CRIMJ 260

or STAT 200 (GQ)-Elementary Statistics

STAT 200

3-4
General Education (GA)
3
General Education (GH)
3
General Education (GHA)
3
General Education (GN)
3
Total credits 15-16

Stage 4--Formulate Understanding

CRIMJ 220Notes for: CRIMJ 220

CRIMJ 220

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 202 (GWS)-Effective Writing

ENGL 202

3
General Education (GS)
3
General Education (GN)
3
Elective (US/IL if needed)
3
Total credits 15

Stage 5--Generate Expertise

CRIMJ 250W-Research MethodsNotes for: CRIMJ 250W

CRIMJ 250W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CRIMJ 230-Corrections and RehabilitationNotes for: CRIMJ 230

CRIMJ 230

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting Social Science (200- to 400-level)
3
Adviser Consultation Course
3
Elective (US/IL if needed)

Elective (US/IL if needed)

3
Total credits 15

Stage 6--Generate Expertise

Additional Criminal Justice Course
3
Additional Criminal Justice Course
3
Adviser Consultation Course
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Stage 7--Achieve Your Goals

CRIMJ 450W-Senior SeminarNotes for: CRIMJ 450W

CRIMJ 450W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CRIMJ 465-Ethics in Criminal JusticeNotes for: CRIMJ 465

CRIMJ 465

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Adviser Consultation Course
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Stage 8--Achieve Your Goals

Additional Criminal Justice Course (400 Level)

Additional Criminal Justice Course (400 Level)

3
Additional Criminal Justice Course (400 Level)

Additional Criminal Justice Course (400 Level)

3
Supporting Social Science (300- or 400-level)
3
Adviser Consultation Course
3
Adviser Consultation Course
3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

 

GWS, GQ, GN, GA, GH, GS, and GHA are codes used to identify different categories of general education requirements.
US, IL, and US/IL are codes used to identify courses that satisfy US and/or international cultures requirements.
W is the code for courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum Requirements.

Please consult your adviser for transfer credit application to this plan.

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# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

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