2017-2018 Catalog 
    Jul 17, 2024  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice Minor

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. 


At least two of the following: