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For more information on the Sociology/Criminology & Criminal Justice Department
Required Credits for Major: 36
Program Code: BA-CCJ
Courses may be crosslisted between CCJ and SOC.
Required Course: 1
Required Credits: 40
Click here for all University Core Curriculum requirements and courses.
Required Credits: 0-6
Click here for World Languages requirement and courses.
Required Credits: 18
A grade of C- or better is required in each of the courses above prior to taking Senior Seminar:
Required Credits: 12
Required Credits: 6
Required Courses: 2
Click here for Technology Intensive requirement and courses.
Required Courses: 4
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed for University Core Curriculum Area 2B: ENG 1100
Three (3) Writing Intensive course are completed as part of the major requirements: SOC 3010 , CCJ 3680 and CCJ 4820 .
No additional Writing Intensive courses are reguired for graduation.
Writing Intensive requirement and courses.