Justice Studies Minor

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The minor in justice studies requires students to take a total of five courses (20 credits) each with a grade of C- or better in order to complete the program. Students are allowed to "double count" no more than two courses toward their major and minor, and are not allowed to take more than two courses from any one department (except for justice studies).

Required Courses
JUST 401Introduction to Justice Studies4
Select one of the following:4
Law and Society
Politics of Crime and Justice
Introductory Criminology
Elective Courses
Select three elective courses from the justice studies approved course list 112
Total Credits20

This list is approved and published yearly by the Justice Studies Executive Committee. Departmental offerings that are currently accepted for the minor are listed on the Justice Studies major page.

For program information on the forensics minor, see the Forensics Minor program page.