Curriculum

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

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Entry Level

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 101
Intro to Justice & Pub Safety
3 CR.HR.
EH 123
Rhetoric and Composition I
3 CR.HR.
HE 111
The Husson Experience
1 CR.HR.
MI 214
Microcomputer Spreadsheet Applications
3 CR.HR.
MS 141
Contemporary College Algebra
4 CR.HR.
PH 110
Introduction to Ethics
3 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 225
Criminal Procedure
3 CR.HR.
EH 124
Rhetoric and Composition II
3 CR.HR.
ELC SC/Sl XXX
ELECTIVE - LAB SCIENCE
PY 111
General Psychology
3 CR.HR.
SY 201
Principles of Sociology
3 CR.HR.

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 215
Police Operations
3 CR.HR.
EH 200
Approaches to Literature
3 CR.HR.
HY 111
United States History I
3 CR.HR.
MS 132
Probability and Statistics
3 CR.HR.
PL 200
Criminal Law
3 CR.HR.

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 221
Criminalistics
3 CR.HR.
CJ 235
Criminology
3 CR.HR.
CM 221
Professional Communications
3 CR.HR.
ELC XXX D7
ELECTIVE - FOREIGN CULTURE AND CONVERSATION
HY 112
United States History II
3 CR.HR.

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 211
Microeconomics
3 CR.HR.
CJ 310
Mod Penology and Corrections
3 CR.HR.
CJ 341
Investigations
3 CR.HR.
HY 211
American National Government
3 CR.HR.
PY 232
Abnormal Psychology
3 CR.HR.

Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 315
Juvenile Justice
3 CR.HR.
CJ 337
Interviewing and Interrogation
3 CR.HR.
CJ 435
Management & Criminal Justice
3 CR.HR.
ELC CJ 3XX

ELC CJ 4XX
ELECTIVE - CRIMINAL JUSTICE (300+)
OR
ELECTIVE - CRIMINAL JUSTICE


ELC XXX D8
ELECTIVE - FINE ARTS

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 330
Ethics in Criminal Justice
3 CR.HR.
CJ 445
Criminal Justice Capstone
3 CR.HR.
ELC CJ 3XX

ELC CJ 4XX
ELECTIVE - CRIMINAL JUSTICE (300+)
OR
ELECTIVE - CRIMINAL JUSTICE


ELC CJ XXX CJA
ELECTIVE - OPEN/M.C.J.A.
ELC CJ XXX EXP
EXPERIENTIAL/M.C.J.A.

Eighth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 311
Human Resource Management
3 CR.HR.
ELC CJ 3XX

ELC CJ 4XX
ELECTIVE - CRIMINAL JUSTICE (300+)
OR
ELECTIVE - CRIMINAL JUSTICE


ELC CJ XXX CJA
ELECTIVE - OPEN/M.C.J.A.
ELC CJ XXX CJA
ELECTIVE - OPEN/M.C.J.A.
ELC CJ XXX CJA
ELECTIVE - OPEN/M.C.J.A.