2017-2018 Catalog

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration

Total Course Requirements for the Bachelor's Degree

See the "Requirements for the Bachelor's Degree" in the University Catalog for complete details on general degree requirements. A minimum of 40 units, including those required for the major, must be upper division.

Elective Requirements

Completion of elective courses (beyond the requirements listed below) to reach a total of a minimum of 120.

General Education Requirements (55-62 units)

See the "General Education" requirements in the University Catalog or the Class Schedule for the most current information on General Education requirements and course offerings.

Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

See the "Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement" in the University Catalog.

Minor Requirements

Single field major, no minor required.

Major Requirements (51 units)

A.  Lower Division Required Courses (6 units):

CIS 270Information Systems and Technology Fundamentals

3

MAT 105Finite Mathematics

3

or

MAT 131Elementary Statistics and Probability

3

B.  Upper Division Required Courses (33 units):

ENG 352 Writing and Speaking Skills for Management

3

Or

BUS 300Business Communications

3

CJA 340Criminal Justice & Community

3

CJA 341Statistics in Criminal Justice Administration

3

CJA 342Legal Foundations of Justice Administration

3

CJA 423Administrative Law

3

CJA 443 Criminal Law and Justice Administration

3

CJA 444Juvenile Justice Process

3

CJA 445 Policing and the Administration of Justice

3

CJA 446Terrorism & Extremism

3

PUB 300Foundations of Public Administration

3

CJA 496Internship in Criminal Justice

1-3

C. Electives (12 Units): Select a total of four courses from the following choices:

NCR 541Restorative Justice&Peacbldng

3

PUB 303 Public Personnel Administration

3

POL 366Criminal Law & Procedures

3

SOC 362Gangs and Adolescent Subcultures

3

SOC 364Corrections

3

SOC 365Deviant Behavior

3

SOC 368Criminology

3

SOC 369Juvenile Delinquency

3

CJA 496: Taken after completion of four (4) core courses.

NCR 541: Open to seniors only.

PUB 494: May be taken after completion of four (4) core courses.