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 Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice 

 

SPOTLIGHT

Criminology Coursework

Total Credits: 120

Requirements for the Major - Credits: 39

Core Courses - Credits: 21

  • CRIM 205, Introduction to Criminology - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 273, American Corrections - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 301, Theoretical Criminology - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 317, Statistical Methods - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 318, Research Methods - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 360, Police and Society - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 404, Adjudication in Crime and Justice - Credits: 3

Cognates - Credits: 9

  • SOWK 105 Human Diversity ~OR~ SOWK 107, Cultural Competency for the Human Services - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 345, Juvenile Delinquency - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 408, Capstone: Ethics and Criminal Justice - Credits: 3

Major Electives - Credits: 9
Choose 9 credits from the following courses:

  • CRIM 321, Criminal Justice Interventions I - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 322, Criminal Justice Interventions II - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 343, Criminal Investigations - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 380, Women and the Criminal Justice System - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 414, Criminal Justice Policy - Credits: 3
  • CRIM 416, Community Corrections - Credits: 3
  • CRIM Internship - Credits: 6 to 9
  • CRIM Selected Topics (CRIM 298, 398, 498), Credits 1 to 3
  • Experimental Courses (CRIM 290, 390, 490), Credits 1 to 3
  • PSYC 302, Psychology of Criminal Behavior - Credits: 3
  • SOWK 200, Introduction to Child Welfare - Credits: 3
  • SOWK 355, Social Work Methods I - Credits: 3
  • SOWK 356, Social Work Methods II - Credits: 3  
  • SOWK 334, Theoretical Perspectives on Mental Dysfunction - Credits: 3

Modern Language Requirement(3 courses/9 credits)

Liberal Studies Requirements(48-49 Credits)

Free Electives(24 Credits)

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