Looking for a career in a high demand field with job security? If you have strengths in leadership, perceptiveness, communication, sound judgement, and empathy – this is the career path for you.


A degree in Criminal Justice prepares you for careers in:

  • Criminal Justice Administration
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Law Enforcement
  • Corrections

Criminal Justice is also a great pathway to law school.


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Criminal Justice (B.S.)
Item #TitleCredits
CRIJ 101Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CRIJ 116Juvenile Deliquency3
CRIJ 120Crime in America3
CRIJ 130Fundamentals of Criminal Law3
CRIJ 220Community Policing3
CRIJ 231Community Corrections3
CRIJ 310Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement3
CRIJ 311Criminal Investigations3
CRIJ 325Criminology3
CRIJ 430Ethics in Criminal Justice3
CRIJ 434Criminal Justice Administration and Management3
HIST 338History of Terrorism in the United States3
HIST 425Executive Leadership3
POLS 110Court Systems and Practices3
POLS 211National and Texas Constitutions3
POLS 364American Constitutional Development3
 Sub-Total Credits48
Required Cognates
Item #TitleCredits
PSYC 212General Psychology3
SOCI 111Introduction to Sociology3
 Sub-Total Credits6