Requirements for Bachelor of Science Degree

Download a degree check sheet: Bachelor of Science in Criminology Criminal Justice (beginning Fall 2012)

In addition to the IU Southeast General Education requirements, the student must take the following requirements:

  1. Choose one of the following sequences:
    • SOC-S250 and SOC S251
    • PSY P250 and PSY P251
    • CSCI C106 and MATH K300 or ECON E280
  2. Choose seven courses from the following:
    • HIST H105
    • HIST H106
    • HIST A356
    • JOUR C200
    • POLS Y107
    • POLS Y302
    • POLS Y303
    • POLS Y304
    • POLS Y305
    • POLS Y308
    • POLS Y402
    • POLS Y403
    • POLS Y404
    • POLS Y471
    • PSY P220
    • PSY P319
    • PSY P320
    • PSY P316
    • PSY P322
    • PSY P324
    • PSY P425
    • PSY B310
    • SOC S216
    • SOC S320
    • SOC S335
    • SOC S463
    • SOC S481
  3. Criminal Justice Core (take all)
    • CJUS P100 Introduction to Criminal Justice
    • CJUS P200 Theories of Crime and Deviance
    • CJUS P295 Criminal Justice Data, Methods and Resources
    • CJUS P470 Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice
  4. Choose three of the following Criminal Justice courses:
    • CJUS P301 Police and Contemporary Society
    • CJUS P302 Courts and Criminal Justice
    • CJUS P303 Corrections and Criminal Justice
    • CJUS P374 Substantive Criminal Law
    • CJUS P375 The American Juvenile Justice System
    • CJUS P376 Procedural Criminal Law
  5. Choose any four additional Criminal Justice courses.
  6. Must have a minimum of 30 hours at the 300 or 400 level.
  7. Variable number of electives to complete 120 hours.

Requirements for Minor in Criminology and Criminal Justice - 15 credit hours, including the following:

Required:

  • CJUS-P 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3 cr.)

One of the following:

  • CJUS-P 200 Theories of Crime and Deviance (3 cr.)
  • CJUS-P 374 Substantive Criminal Law (3 cr.)

Three of the following:

  • CJUS-P 200 Theories of Crime and Deviance (3 cr.)
  • CJUS-P 374 Substantive Criminal Law (3 cr.) OR CJUS-P 376 Procedural Criminal Law (3 cr.)
  • CJUS-P 301 Police in Contemporary Society (3 cr.)
  • CJUS-P 302 Courts and Criminal Justice (3 cr.)
  • CJUS-P 303 Corrections and Criminal Justice (3 cr.)

Total number of hours required for the minor is 15. Note that P200 and P374 can count in only one of the above categories.

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