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Criminal Justice Minor


The Criminal Justice Minor is a 21-credit minor

Courses (Minor)


Beginning Fall 2020, a new Criminal Justice Minor was adopted.¬† Existing criminal justice minors (those who were declared CJ minors prior to Fall 2020 will still follow the ‚Äúold‚ÄĚ criminal justice minor; those who declare a Criminal Justice Minor after the beginning of Fall 2020 will follow the new minor).¬† To determine, which track a student is following check their advising report or contact the Criminal Justice Minor advisor:¬†Dr. Chris Rose (rosech@uwosh.edu).

Criminal Justice Minor (beginning Fall 2020)

A total of 21 credits are required to complete the criminal justice minor. To complete the CJ minor, students are required to complete the following courses:

  • CJ 110: Introduction to the Criminal Justice Process (3 credits)
  • Choose ONE of the following (3 credits): CJ 35-244 (Correctional Process),¬†OR¬†CJ 35-270 (Introductory Criminal Law),¬†OR¬†CJ 35-281 (Elementary Statistics in Criminal Justice Research XM),¬†OR¬†CJ 35-288 Police in Modern Society
  • CJ 35-312: Management of Criminal Justice Organizations (3 credits)
  • CJ 35-318: Adjudication Process in Criminal Justice (3 credits)
  • CJ 35-351: Theoretical Criminology (3 credits)
  • One Upper-Level CJ Elective Course (3 credits)
  • CJ 35-358: Major Criminal Justice Issues (3 credits)

[1] PA 221 (Introduction to Public Administration), which is occasionally offered by the Department of Public Administration can be substituted for the CJ 312 requirement.

 



The ‚ÄúOld‚ÄĚ Criminal Justice Minor (Pre-Fall 2020):

(CJ minors that were declared CJ minors prior to Fall 2020 will follow the minor listed below; their advising reports should show this).  If you have questions, contact the Criminal Justice Minor Advisor (Dr. Chris Rose, rosech@uwosh.edu).

Required Courses: To complete the criminal justice minor, students are required to complete the following courses:

  • CJ 110:¬†Introduction to the Criminal Justice Process (3 credits)
  • CJ 212:¬†Management of Criminal Justice Organizations 2 (3 credits)
  • CJ 218:¬†Adjudication Process in Criminal Justice (3 credits)
  • CJ 270:¬†Introduction to Criminal Law (3 credits)
  • CJ 244:¬†Correctional Process (3 credits)
  • CJ 288:¬†Police in Modern Society (3 credits)
  • One¬†Upper-Level CJ Course¬†(300 or higher)