Criminal Justice, Minor
Minor in Criminal Justice (370001M)
Dr. Nancy Marion
Professor, Political Science
The following information has official approval of the Department of Political Science 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 Criminal Justice” 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. At least 9 credits must be at the 300/400 level. Please refer to the University Requirements for Minor Areas of Study for specific graduation information regarding minors.
|Additional Credits for Minor||1|
|3700:100||Government & Politics in the United States||3|
|3700:301||Introduction to Political Research||3|
|3700:361||Politics of the Criminal Justice System||3|
|Select 8 credits from the following:||8|
|Crime, Punishment, Politics: A Comparative Perspective|
|Internship in Government & Politics 1|
|Administering Prisons, Probation, and Parole|
|Policy Problems in Political Science|
|The Challenges of Police Work|
|Criminal Justice Topic: Current Issues|
|Constitutional Problems in Criminal Justice|
A maximum of 4 credits of internship can be applied to minor and must be in a Criminal Justice related field.