Jun 15, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminology and Criminal Justice, B.S.


(120 units)

This program is designed to accommodate the needs of new college students, continuing students, transferring students, and experienced criminal justice practitioner.

Students intending to transfer from community colleges to this University are advised to complete general education requirements while attending the community college. Courses equivalent to CRJU 101  and lower-division cognate courses (SOC 100 , PSY 100 , POSC 100  and PHIL 170 ), should be taken while attending community college. Other criminal justice courses taken at community colleges will be accepted as lower-division electives provided the college where they were taken designated them as transferable to CSU. These courses cannot be substituted for upper-division criminal justice courses.

Admission Under Impaction


Refer to the following website for additional impaction criteria: http://www.csulb.edu/depts/enrollment/admissions/.

Requirements


Major Courses:


Take 48 units of criminal justice as follows:

Take 3 units of any upper-division elective criminal justice course


Take 3 units of any upper-division elective criminal justice course (i.e., course not in core or restricted options),

Take at least 6 units of a Senior Integrative Experience


Take at least 6 units of a Senior Integrative Experience in one of the following five ways (note that options 2, 4, and 5 require permission from a sponsoring faculty member):

Option 1:

Note:

Courses taken to fulfil options 2 and 3 may not be used to satisfy either the restricted option or in-major elective requirements of the criminal justice major.

Each core or restricted option courses on the student's program planner must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. In addition, a course which a grade lower than "C" is received must be retaken and successfully completed prior to enrolling in a course for which it is a prerequisite. A student receiving a grade lower than a "C" may proceed with other courses with approval of school advisor or chair.

Cognate Courses:


Take 6 courses in related disciplines (these satisfy CSULB General Education requirements) from the following: