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UCCS Academic Catalog 2012-2013

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

Psychology and Criminal Justice, Dual BA

The dual degree program in Psychology and Criminal Justice is designed to make it easier for students to complete these two majors (in the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences and School of Public Affairs, respectively).

General Requirements

  • 25 credit hours in Criminal Justice and 3 credit hours of Public Administration coursework. At least 18 of said CJ/PAD credit hours must be upper-division (3000+ level). All CJ coursework must be completed with a grade of C or better.
  • 37 credit hours of Psychology coursework, 18 of which must be upper-division (3000+ level). All but electives must be completed with a grade of C- or better.
  • Complete the Psychology Senior Accountability Exit Exam.

Course Requirements

Core Content Courses

Complete four of the following courses. Only one Cognition and Learning course (PSY 3130, PSY 3140, PSY 3200) may count toward this requirement.

Elective Courses

Complete PSY and CJ elective courses to meet total and upper-division credit hours. At least 6 hours must be from PSY courses.