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    Criminal Justice Minor

    (All colleges)

    21 credits

    SOC  324Criminal Justice3
    Select six credits of the following:6
    Law and Society
    Delinquency
    Criminology
    Corrections and Penology
    Sociology of Mental Illness
    Sociopharmacology
    Social Psychology
    Sociology of Deviance
    Select six credits of the following:6
    Introduction to Public Administration
    The American Legal System
    Law, Governance and Politics
    Judicial Process
    Public Personnel Administration
    Mock Trial I: Trial Advocacy
    Constitutional Law IV: Rights of the Accused
    Constitutional Law V: Right to Life
    Constitutional Law VI: Criminal Procedure
    Select three credits of the following:3
    Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
    Violence and Injury Prevention
    Introduction to Ethics
    Legal, Political, and Social Philosophy
    Abnormal Psychology
    Social Psychology
    Adolescence
    Child and Adolescent Psychopathology
    Addictive Behaviors
    Psychopharmacology
    Masculinity, Femininity and Violence
    Violence Against Women
    Electives 13
    Total Credits21
    1

    May be selected from any of the courses listed above or from POL  451 Internship in Criminal Justice (3 cr.) or SOC  451 Internship in Criminal Justice (3 cr.).

    A maximum of three credits may be counted toward the fulfillment of the criminal justice minor and another major, minor or emphasis.