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Criminal Justice Online Program of Study

  • Foreign language class is required with Spanish strongly recommended for all criminal justice majors.
  • Must complete a minimum of 30 hours in General Studies classes.
  • Must complete a minor of 18-21 credit hours.
  • Must earn a total of 120 credit hours to earn a bachelor’s degree from Wayne State College.

2019-20 Academic Year

CLASSES

CREDIT HOURS

Core Classes (12 hours)

CJA 105 Introduction to Criminal Justice

3

CJA 200 Criminal Law

3

CJA 203 Police and Society

3

CJA 210 Juvenile Delinquency

3

 

Required Courses (18 hours)

CJA 325 Community-Based Corrections

3

CJA 351 Criminal Procedure

3

CJA 430 Criminology

3

CJA 444 Topics

3

CJA 488 Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice

3

SSC 310 Research and Statistical Analysis

3

 

Electives: Choose two electives for a total of 6 hours. At least 3 hours must be upper level.

CJA 127 Intro Forensic Crime Scene Investigations

3

CJA 226 Criminal Investigation

3

CJA 235 Security and Loss Prevention

3

CJA 320 Correctional Institutions

3

CJA 360 Homeland Security

3

CJA 377 Gangs and Organized Crime

3

CJA 404 Drugs, Alcohol, and Crime

3

CJA 405 Family Violence

3

CJA 451 Violent Crime and Victimology

3

CJA 460 Emergency Management

3

CJA 497 Internship (only 3 hours count toward CJ electives)

1-6

SOC 220 Social Problems or SOC 320 Social Welfare

3

SOC 305 Sociology of Deviance

3