Criminal Justice Emphasis


Supporting Courses24-26
Introduction to Democracy and Justice Studies
Freedom and Social Control
American Government and Politics
English Composition II: Composition and Rhetoric 1
Choose two of the following courses:
Varieties of World Culture
Mentoring for Equity and Inclusion
American Law in Historical Perspective
Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
Macro Economic Analysis
Micro Economic Analysis
American History to 1865
History of the United States from 1865 to the Present
Contemporary Ethical Issues
Is Morality for Sale?
Global Politics and Society
Introduction to Public Administration
Introduction to Sociology
Introduction to LGBTQ Studies
Choose one of the following Skill Subjects (6 credits minimum): 2
Subject A - Social Research (7 credits):
Social Science Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Foundations for Social Research
Subject B - Foreign Language (two semesters): 3
Subject C - Communication (6 credits):
Fundamentals of Public Address
Communication Problems and Research Methods
Subject D - Historical Research (6 credits):
Introduction to Digital and Public Humanities
The Craft of History
Upper-Level Courses24
Criminal Justice Process
American Political Thought
Historical Perspectives on American Democracy
Topics in Democracy and Justice
Senior Seminar in Democracy and Justice Studies
Choose 6 credits of the following elective courses:
History of Economic Thought
Constitutional Law
Law and Society
Gender and the Law
The U.S. and the World
Power and Change in America
U.S. Labor and the Working Class: Past and Present
Mentoring for Equity and Inclusion
Feminist Theory
Social and Political Criticism
Independent Study
Travel Course
First Nations Justice and Tribal Governments
Topics in African American History When covering crime and punishment (see DJS advisor)
History of Sexuality in the U.S.
U.S. Women's History
America in the Twentieth Century
Topics in Early Modern European History When covering crime and punishment (see DJS advisor)
Philosophy, Politics and Law
Community Politics
Political Theory
Race and Ethnic Relations
Social Theory
Street Gangs in America
Total Credits48-50