Recommended Academic Plan for Administration of Justice B.A. (AJACC) at Greater Allegheny

Effective Summer 2014

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
3
CRIMJ 100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice (GS)Notes for: CRIMJ 100

CRIMJ 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Social and behavioral science (GS)

Social and behavioral science (GS)

3
World Language Level 001Notes for: World Language Level 001

World Language Level 001

Students must complete the 12th credit level in a second language. Credits vary based on skill level.
4
Health or physical activity (GHA)

Health or physical activity (GHA)

3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
CRIMJ 012 - Criminology (GS)Notes for: CRIMJ 012

CRIMJ 012

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
World Language Level 002Notes for: World Language Level 002

World Language Level 002

Students must complete the 12th credit level in a foreign language. Credits vary based on skill level.
4
Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
World Language Level 003Notes for: World Language Level 003

World Language Level 003

Students must complete the 12th credit level in a foreign language. Credits vary based on skill level.
4
B A 243 - Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of BusinessNotes for: B A 243

B A 243

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or PHIL 103 - Introduction to Ethics (GH)Notes for: PHIL 103

PHIL 103

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
STAT 200 Elementary Statistics (GQ)Notes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Social and behavioral science (GS)

Social and behavioral science (GS)

3
Total credits 14-15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
CRIMJ/CRIM 451 - Race, Crime, and Justice (US)Notes for: CRIMJ 451

CRIMJ 451

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or CRIMJ/CRIM/WMNST 453 - Women and the Criminal Justice System (US)Notes for: CRIMJ 453

CRIMJ 453

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural science (GN)

Natural science (GN)

3
Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

A second GH course may not be needed if the ethics course for the major is also a GH
3
CRIMJ additional course - any levelNotes for: CRIMJ additional course

CRIMJ additional course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
CRIMJ additional course - any levelNotes for: CRIMJ additional course

CRIMJ additional course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CRIMJ additional course - any levelNotes for: CRIMJ additional course

CRIMJ additional course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CRIMJ additional course - 400-levelNotes for: CRIMJ additional course

CRIMJ additional course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
BA fields

BA fields

3
BA other cultures

BA other cultures

3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
CRIMJ additional course - 400-levelNotes for: CRIMJ additional course - 400-level

CRIMJ additional course - 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Major supporting courseNotes for: Major supporting course

Major supporting course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural science (GN)

Natural science (GN)

3
BA fields course

BA fields course

3
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
CRIMJ additional course - 400-levelNotes for: CRIMJ additional course - 400-level

CRIMJ additional course - 400-level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Major supporting courseNotes for: Major supporting course

Major supporting course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
3
2
Total credits 13

Additional Notes

Program Notes

Minimum 120 credits required for graduation.

The course series listed above is only one of many possible ways to progress through the curriculum. Be sure to consult an adviser in this department when scheduling courses.

Additional CRIMJ courses: Select 18 credits in CRIMJ courses, with at least 9 credits at the 400-level.

Major supporting courses: Select  6 credits, in consultation with adviser. Recommended options include psychology courses (e.g., abnormal, forensic), HDFS courses (e.g., courses on developmental or family problems), IST or SRA security courses, and/or internship (CRIMJ 495).

B.A. students must take 9 credits in BA fields courses (Humanities, Social and Behavioral Sciences [except CRIMJ], Arts, World Languages [3rd language or beyond the 12th credit level of proficiency in the 2nd], Natural Sciences, Quantification).
See your adviser and http://bulletins.psu.edu/bulletins/bluebook/ba_requirements.cfm.

B.A. students must take 3 credits in other cultures courses.
See your adviser and http://bulletins.psu.edu/bulletins/bluebook/ba_requirements.cfm?section=otherCultures

Advising Notes

  • GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GN and GHA are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements. All students are required to take one IL and one US course before graduation. A course designated as US;IL may be used as a US or an IL, not both.
  • W suffix signifies the course satisfies the University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

 

Legend

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

Footnotes

World Language Level 001
Students must complete the 12th credit level in a second language. Credits vary based on skill level.
World Language Level 002
Students must complete the 12th credit level in a foreign language. Credits vary based on skill level.
World Language Level 003
Students must complete the 12th credit level in a foreign language. Credits vary based on skill level.
Humanities (GH)
A second GH course may not be needed if the ethics course for the major is also a GH