Nov 24, 2020  
2020-2021 General Catalog 
  
2020-2021 General Catalog

Criminology and Criminal Justice Studies, B.A.


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  Degree Requirements Units  
  General education (48, 4 units in major) 44  
  Major core requirements 40  
  CCJS electives 8  
  Criminal Justice and/or Social Science electives (chosen under advisement) 12  
  University Electives 16  
  Total units needed for graduation 120  

Please note that transferable units from other institutions may be applied to the category “Criminal Justice and/or Social Science electives.” Coursework taken at this university to complete the major requirements must be selected in consultation with your department advisor.

Upper division GE in Social Sciences may count toward the 12 units of “Criminal Justice and/or Social Science electives.”

Students must consult with a faculty advisor before beginning core courses. CCJS students (majors and minors) must receive a C-or better in the core and elective courses.

Major Core Requirements


* The internship requirement may, at the department’s discretion, be waived for students currently or previously employed in criminal justice or a related area. It must be substituted with another 4-unit CCJS course.

Units


Total units in major core: 40

Sample Four-Year Program


The following is a sample study plan only. The sequence and specific courses given are suggestive; please see an advisor each semester to plan your personal program.

Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice Studies


Freshman Year: 30 Units


Fall Semester (15 Units)

Spring Semester (15 Units)

Sophomore Year: 30 Units


Fall Semester (15 Units)

Spring Semester (15 Units)

Junior Year: 30 Units


Senior Year: 30 Units


Total Units: 120


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