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Minor - CJ Administration


Our program offers a minor in Criminal Justice Administration, which consists of 9 semester hours of required core courses and 9 semester hours of elective courses. For information on the Criminal Justice Administration Minor, visit the undergraduate catalog. For course descriptions, Click here.

Program Requirements

  • CJA 1100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CJA 2200 - Survey of Policing
  • CJA 2201 - Survey of Corrections
  • Take 9 credits of 3000 or 4000 level CJA courses

Electives

  • CJA 2220 - Criminal Justice Research Methods
  • CJA 2225 - Introduction to Criminology
  • CJA 3262 - Investigation and Interrogation
  • CJA 3301 - Industrial Security
  • CJA 3354 - Criminal Law
  • CJA 3355 - Constitutional Criminal Procedure
  • CJA 3357 - Correctional Strategies
  • CJA 3365 - Criminal Justice Policy
  • CJA 3395 - Delinquency and the Juvenile Justice System
  • CJA 4401 - Advanced Industrial Security
  • CJA 4425 - Criminal Justice Ethics
  • CJA 4453 - Police Organization and Administration
  • CJA 4475 - Serial Murder
  • CJA 4496 - Selected Topics (see below)
  • CJA 4497 - Independent Study

Selected Topics courses include:

  • Crime and Delinquency Prevention
  • Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice
  • Terrorism
  • Women and Crime
  • Comparative Criminal Justice Systems
  • Violent Criminal Behavior
  • Probation and Parole

Total semester hours: 18