Criminal Justice Concentration


All courses are available through the Virtual College. Please consult with Dr. John Raacke regarding course availability in specific semesters in order to assemble a program of study. Please note that the following deadlines for admission consideration have been adopted by this program:

Spring - November 1
Summer/Fall - April 1

Curriculum

Core (9 Credit Hours)

  • JUS 815 Contemporary Criminological Theory (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 820 Advanced Criminal Justice Research Methods (3 Credit Hours)
  • SOC 621 Advanced Sociological Research (3 Credit Hours)

Major (9 Credit Hours)

  • JUS 810 Criminal Justice Organizational Structures (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 855 Situational Ethics (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 830 Advanced Administrative Practices (3 Credit Hours)

Cognates/Electives (9 Credit Hours)
Choose 3 courses from this list

  • JUS 600 Internship in Criminal Justice (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 605 Workplace Violence (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 650 Justice in Modern Cinema (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 660 Classic Readings (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 665 Corporate Crime (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 680 Profiles of Evil (3 Credit Hours)
  • JUS 675 Seminar in Justice Studies (3 Credit Hours)

Project (3 Credit Hours)

  • JUS 885 Advanced Research Project OR
    IDS 820 Projects in Liberal or Professional Studies (3 Credit Hours)