Criminal Justice Concentration
The matrix below is a sample plan for all coursework required for this program.
Fall Spring ENGL 1013 Composition I1 3 ENGL 1023 Composition II1 3 Science with Lab1 4 Science with Lab1,2 4 Social Sciences1 3 Social Sciences1 3 Technical Course2 3 Mathematics1 3 CJ 2003 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 CJ 2043 Crime and Delinquency 3 TECH 1001 Orientation to the University 1 Total Hours 17 Total Hours 16
Fall Spring PS 3133 Applied Principles of Personnel Management 3 PS 3023 Professional Communications 3 CJ/POLS 3023 Judicial Process 3 PS 3143 Applied Professional Research 3 CJ/SOC 3033 The Criminal Mind 3 Elective3 6 Professional Studies Professional Core Electives4 6 Total Hours 15 Total Hours 12
1See appropriate alternatives or substitutions in "General Education Requirements".
2Technical courses taken as part of an associate degree or from a community college may be transferred into the BPS degree.
3At least 40 of the total hours required for graduation must be 3000 - 4000 level courses.
4Six hours from the following: PS 4143 Nonprofit Governance, PS 4243 Planning for Adult Learners, PS 4343 Community Development, PS 4443 Professional Leadership, PS 4543 Workplace Supervision, PS 4643 Occupational Globalization and Diversity. Students enrolled in the Applied Leadership concentration must take PS 4543 and an upper division elective in order to meet the six (6) hours of electives requirement.