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A Bachelor of Science with a major in criminal justice educates you in the theoretical, practical and empirical aspects of criminal justice in preparation for your career or for graduate studies.
Candidates for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in criminal justice must meet the following requirements.
A minimum of 120 semester hours, of which 42 must be advanced, and fulfillment of degree requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree as specified in the “University Core Curriculum ” in the Academics section of this catalog and the College of Public Affairs and Community Service requirements.
48 hours, including 42 hours in criminal justice:
One of the following courses (or their equivalents).
18–27 hours (i.e., the number of elective hours needed to fulfill the degree requirement of 120 hours)
All students entering the Criminal Justice program must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 or otherwise be in good academic standing.