• Sociology 5
  • Sociology: Criminal Justice Track

    The Criminal Justice track in Sociology involves studying the social control agencies that handle criminal offenders: the police, courts, and correctional facilities. Graduates in this area work primarily in the criminal justice system as law enforcement officers, lawyers, courtroom personnel, correctional officers and administrators, parole and probation officers, and related occupations.

    • CJ 200. Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
    • CJ 221. Law Enforcement (3)
      OR
      CJ 260. Corrections (3)
    • CJ 499. Criminal Justice Practicum (3)
    • PS 313. Introduction to Law (3)
    • SY 100. Principles of Sociology (3)
    • SY 110. Social Problems (3)
    • SY 200. Foundations of Sociological Inquiry (3)
    • SY 312. Minority Relations (3)
    • SY 381. Introduction to Criminology (3)
    • SY 382. The Criminal Justice System (3)
    • SY 450. Modern Sociological Theory (3)
    • Approved electives in Sociology (from the 300 - 400 series) (3)