Criminal Justice, Minor

A minor in Criminal Justice is available primarily for those students who do not wish to major in Criminal Justice, but are interested in intensive study in a professional concentration.  Those who will work closely with criminal- or juvenile-justice involved people should understand how the criminal justice system works.

Students wishing to complete a minor in Criminal Justice must complete 24 semester hours as follows:

CJ 111Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CJ 112Crime and Delinquency3
CJ 215Police Organization & Administration3
CJ 216Court System & Admin3
CJ 217Correctional Systems & Administration3
CJ 305Criminal Law3
CJ 372Criminal Justice Research3
CJ 463Management of Public Safety Agencies3
Total Credits24