Criminal Justice Minor (Professional)

Criminal Justice Minor (Professional), 21 units

Requirements

Core Courses9
Police and Society
Introduction to Corrections: Jails and Prisons
The American Court System
Electives12
Select four of the following:
Juvenile Justice 1
Criminological Theories
Victimology
Race, Ethnicity, and Crime
Criminal Justice, Civic Engagement, and Social Responsibility 1, 2
Criminal Law 1
Criminal Procedure
Gender and Crime
Forensic Psychology for Criminal Justice Professionals
Special Topics in Criminal Justice
Total Units21

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this program shall be able to:
  1. Explain how major components of the criminal justice system (police, courts, and corrections), respond to crime, criminals, and victims.
  2. Demonstrate comprehension of traditional and contemporary criminal justice theories.