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2013-2015 Catalog 
    
2013-2015 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice, BS


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The following courses must be successfully completed with a grade of “C” or better in order to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice:

Outline


The following outline of courses details the 124 credit hours required for the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. Meeting graduation requirements is the responsibility of the student. Refer to the catalog for curricular specifics and a complete listing of required and elective courses and descriptions. Students must earn “C” or better in all “TEP” courses.

Plan of Study


University Requirements Transformative Education Program Core Competencies


Communication (21)

Critical Thinking (6)

  • PHIL (3) (Y1/Fall)
  • CJ 201 (3) (Y2/Fall)
Wellness (10)

5 Hrs Seminar (one 2 hour and 3 one hour)

*Two credit hours of wellness in FYE 101 /WEL 101  

And 2 (1) Activity Courses

Civic Engagement (3)

STEM & Quantitative Literacy (10)

  • STEM/(3) (Y3/Fall)
  • STEM LAB (1) (Y3/Fall)
  • QUAN (3) (Y2/Fall)
  • TECH (3) (Y2/Spring)
Servant Leadership (3)

  • (Y2/Spring)
Teamwork (3) ^

^ Note: May take this course outside of the major.

  • (Y4/Fall)
Innovation & Creativity (3)

  • (Y3/Spring)
Artistic Literacy (3) +

+NOTE: Must select a course outside their major.

  • (Y4/Spring)
Global Perspective (3)

Major Requirements (45)


Students must earn a “C” or higher in ALL courses in the major.

Free Electives (If applicable)

  • (3) (Y2/Fall)
  • (3) (Y3/Fall)
  • (3) (Y4/Spring)

Degree Totals


  Required  
FYE 102  2  
University TEP 77  
TEP Major Hours (24)  
Major Hours 36  
Free Electives 9  

Total Degree Hours: 124


Course Sequence


Freshman Year


Sophomore Year


Junior Year


Total Credits: 17

Second Semester


Total Credits: 15

Senior Year


First Semester


  • (3)
  • CJ 402 - Criminal Justice Intership (3)
  • Any Teamwork Course (3)
  • Any Art Literacy Course (3)
  • Oral Communication Course (3)
  • Transitional Wellness (1)
Total Credits: 16

Total Credits: 12

Total Degree Hours: 124


Transformation Education Program Acronyms


WC: Written  Communication OC: Oral Communication
FL: Foreign Language & Sign Language AW: Advanced Writing
CT: Critical Thinking ID: Identity
WEL: Wellness SCL: Science with Lab
QL: Math TECH: Computer Technology
CE: Civic Engagement GP: Global Perspective
SL: Servant Leadership TW: Teamwork
IC: Innovation & Creativity AL: Artistic Literacy
CAP: Capstone  

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