Minor

Minors in Criminology, Law, & Justice

BA with a Minor in CLJ

Students from other disciplines who want to minor in Criminology, Law, and Justice must complete 18 credit hours as outlined below:

Course Hours
CLJ 101 Introduction to Criminology, Law, & Justice 3
CLJ 200 Law and Society1 3
CLJ 210 Principles of Criminal Law 3
CLJ 220 Criminology 3
CLJ 240 Criminal Justice Organizations 3
One course at the 300 or 400 level chosen with consent of advisor 3

TOTAL HOURS:

18
1Law and Society is approved for the Understanding U.S. Society General Education Category

BA with a Minor in Law and Society

Students from other disciplines who want to minor in Law and Society must complete 18–19 credit hours as outlined below. Courses in the student's major may not be counted toward the Law and Society minor. One class not included in the minor may be substituted for any course within a track with the consent of the Law and Society faculty advisor.
Course Hours
PHIL 102 Introductory Logic 3
PHIL 103 Introduction to Ethics 3
ECON 120 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 121 Principles of Microeconomics 3

One course from the following:

CLJ 101 Introduction to Criminology, Law, & Justice 3
POLS 101 Introduction to American Government and Politics 3

Four courses from one of the following:

Criminal Justice:
CLJ 110 Rights, Justice, and the Law 3
CLJ 210 Principles of Criminal Law 3
CLJ 310 Substantive Criminal Law 3
CLJ 311 Criminal Procedure 3

Law in Social Context
POLS 120 Introduction to Political Theory 3
CLJ 200 Law in Society 3
CLJ 220 Criminology 3
CLJ 423 Violence 3
CLJ 424 Gender, Crime, and Justice 3
HIST 251 History of Race Relations in America 3

Public Law
POLS 258 The Judicial Process 3
POLS 353 Constitutional Law 3
POLS 354 The Constitution and Civil Liberties 3
POLS 356 Constitutional Law: Women, Gender, and Privacy 3

TOTAL HOURS

18-19