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Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice (B.S.)


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Beverly Brown Schulke, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Gregory Hall, Room 211, (540) 535-3589, [email protected]

The Criminal Justice major provides a broad understanding of criminal justice principles and issues in the framework of contemporary society. The major equips students with the breadth of knowledge expected of a liberal arts education. Students majoring in Criminal Justice will be prepared to work in entry-level positions in law enforcement, courts or corrections agencies at the local, state or federal levels or to continue their studies at the graduate level.

Courses Required


Total: 39 credits


Course Map


1st Year – Fall


Total: 15 credits


1st Year – Spring


Total: 16 credits


2nd Year – Fall


Total: 15 credits


2nd Year – Spring


Total: 15 credits


3rd Year – Fall


Total: 15 credits


3rd Year – Spring


  • CJ Elective Credit(s): 3
  • CJ Elective (Internship suggested) Credit(s): 3
  • Elective for Minor Credit(s): 3
  • Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Elective Credit(s): 3

Total: 15 credits


4th Year – Fall


  • CJ Elective Credit(s): 3
  • CJ Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Course for Minor Credit(s): 3-4
  • Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Elective Credit(s): 3

Total: 15-16 credits


4th Year – Spring


Total: 15 credits


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