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UCCS Academic Catalog 2012-2013

    University of Colorado Colorado Springs
   
 
  Nov 23, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Criminal Justice Minor


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Students who obtain a minor in Criminal Justice will be able to understand the social and behavioral contributors to crime and delinquency; gain knowledge of the nature and causes of crime; and understand the components of the criminal justice system: police, prosecutorial and defense functions, judiciary and field of corrections.

General Requirements

  • 18 credit hours of Criminal Justice (CJ) coursework, including a minimum of 9 credit hours of upper-division CJ courses.
  • Students must earn a grade of C or better in each course required for the minor.
  • Minor requirements may not be taken pass/fail.
  • No more than 9 credit hours of transfer work, including no more than 6 upper-division credit hours, may count toward the minor in Criminal Justice. 

Electives


At least two of the following:

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