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  Nov 21, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 General Catalog

Criminal Justice - Forensic Science Emphasis, B.A.


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The Criminal Justice program provides students with extensive knowledge of the U.S. Criminal Justice System, comprised of law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Students will develop the capacity to apply law, social sciences, and sound practices as criminal justice professionals in the public and private sectors. The program also provides students a foundation upon which to pursue advanced education in the criminal justice field.

General Education Requirement (32-36 Credits)


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  • Core Course Requirements 12-13 credits
  • Knowledge Area Requirements 20-23 credits

Experiential Education University Requirement - EDGE Program (3 Credits)


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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Degree Requirement (16 Credits)


B.A. Degree - Foreign Language Requirement (16 credits)

Note: One semester of a foreign language may also fulfill the General Education Humanities requirement. The 16 credits may be fulfilled by taking four semesters of a foreign language or by testing out of a language and purchasing the credits. See an advisor for details.

Criminal Justice Forensic Science Emphasis Curriculum Summary (50-52 Credits)


Complete Either Track A or B (29 or 31 Credits)


Other Electives


  • Free Electives may be taken (to complete BA/BS requirements, recommended free electives from the Department, etc.) as required to reach 120 total credits.

Total Credits, B.A. Degree: 120


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