The purpose of the minor is to provide interested students with the opportunity to study the central areas of criminal justice. The selected courses will offer instruction in law, law enforcement, ethics, corrections and the courts. The minor allows those students with career plans in the social services and business administration to acquire knowledge of criminal justice, a career area with high employment prospects.
Minor Requirements (33 units)
The minor consists of 33 units. Credit/No Credit (CR/NC) grading is not permitted for classes used to meet minor requirements.
In addition to major requirements, every student must also complete the University requirements for graduation which are described throughout this catalog. These include the General Education-Breadth requirements; the second composition (ENGL 1002) requirement; the cultural groups/women requirement; the performing arts/activities requirement; the U.S. history, U.S. Constitution, and California state and local government requirement; the University Writing Skills Requirement; and the residence, unit, and grade point average requirements.