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Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice - 4 Year Plan

 

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Four Year Plan - 120 Units Required

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2

ENGL 100 or GE A.1 Course in Written Composition
GE B.2 in Mathematics
CRJU 101: Criminal Justice in Society
GE D.1.b. Cognate Course: POSC 100: Amer. Gov't
GE D.2. Cognate Course: SOC 100: Principles of Soc.

3
3-4
3
3
3

GE A.2 Course in Oral Communication
GE A.3 Cognate Course: PHIL 170: Critical Reasoning
GE D.1.a. Course in U.S. History
GE D.2 Cognate Course: PSY 100: General Psych.
CRJU 110:  Justice Research, Writing, and Reasoning

3
3
3
3
3
Total Units
15-16
Total Units
15
Semester 3
Semester 4

GE B.1.a Biological Science Course with Lab
Free Elective or Course Required for Minor
C RJU 301: Criminal Courts and Judicial Processes
CRJU 302: Policing
CRJU 303: Corrections

3-4
3
3
3
3

GE C.1 Fine Arts Course
GE B.1.b Physical Science Course with Lab
Free Elective or Course Required for Minor
Free Elective or Course Required for Minor
KIN Activity Class

3
3-4
3
3
1
Total Units
15-16
Total Units
13-14
Semester 5
Semester 6

CRJU 304: Criminological Theory
CRJU 330: CJ Ethics, Values, and Diversity
CRJU 340: Substantive Criminal Law
GE C.2.a or C.2.c Literature or Foreign Language
     Course or Literature Cognate Capstone
GE E. Cognate Course: PSY 370: Abnormal Psych.

4
3
3
3

3

CRJU 320: Criminal Justice Research Methods
GE C.2.b. Philosophy Course or Cognate Capstone
CRJU 350: Constitutional Criminal Procedure
GE Human Diversity/Capstone Course (if needed;
     otherwise free elective or course required for minor)
Free Elective or Course Required for Minor

4
3

3
3
3
Total Units
16
Total Units
16
Semester 7
Semester 8

CRJU 325: Statistics for Criminal Justice
CRJU Upper-Division Elective in CJ Major
CRJU Restricted Options Course (numbered 401-409)
Free Elective or Course Required for Minor
Free Elective or Course Required for Minor

4
3
3
3
3

CRJU Senior Integrative Experience
GE Global Issues/Capstone Course (if needed;
     otherwise free elective or course required for minor)
GE Cognate Capstone, Free Elective, or
     Course Required for Minor

6

3

3
Total Units
16
Total Units
12