Corrections, Minor

Minor in Corrections (380011M)

*Admission to this program has been suspended*

Program Contact
Dr. David Licate
Professor and Program Coordinator for Criminal Studies

The following information has official approval of the Department of Criminal Justice Studies and The Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Minor in Corrections” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the minor to be noted on the student’s record. Please refer to the University Requirements for Minor Areas of Study for specific graduation information regarding minors.


Required Courses18
Total Hours18

Required Courses

SOWK:255Effective Workplace Relationships3
CRJU:100Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CRJU:103Introduction to Corrections3
CRJU:270Community Corrections3
CRJU:275Legal Aspects of Corrections3
SOWK:269Criminal Justice & Addiction3
Total Hours18