UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Criminology and Justice Studies, B.A. (2019-2020 Archive)

All lower division GE completed. Lower-division course, Introduction to Criminology and Justice Studies (CJS 102) completed as part of the AS-T in Administration of Justice.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
CJS 340 3
CJS 360 3
CJS 370 3
GEOG 206/L (If not completed prior to transfer) or SBS 320** 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
CJS 310 3
CJS 320 3
CJS 350 3
GEOG 306/L or CJS 430/L ** 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
One from: AIS 304***, CJS 328, CJS 418, CJS 438, CJS 448 3
Criminology – One from (At least one of two required Criminology course must come from CJS): GWS 370***, CJS 402, CJS 422, CJS 452AA-ZZ 3
Criminal Justice – One from (At least one of two required Criminal Justice course must come from CJS): CJS 334, CJS 344, CJS 444, CJS 454AA-ZZ, COMS 325, COMS 446, LING 310, POLS 426, POLS 450, POLS 455, POLS 457B, PSY 443, SOC 434 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
CJS 326 or CJS 446 3
Criminology – One from (At least one of two required Criminology course must come from CJS): GWS 370***, CJS 402, CJS 422, CJS 452AA-ZZ 3
Criminal Justice – One from (At least one of two required Criminal Justice course must come from CJS): CJS 334, CJS 344, CJS 444, CJS 454AA-ZZ, COMS 325, COMS 446, LING 310, POLS 426, POLS 450, POLS 455, POLS 457B, PSY 443, SOC 434 3
One from: CJS 480, CJS 494A-E/AA-EE, POLS 494J/A, SOC 420 3
Electives 3
Total 15
Total units after transfer 60

* Total of 9 units Upper Division General Education must include 3 units from GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning, and 6 units from GE Upper Division Section C1 Arts, or GE Upper Division Section C2 Humanities, or GE Upper Division Section D Social Sciences, or GE Upper Division Section F Comparative Cultural Studies. (No more than 3 units from GE Upper Division C and no more than 3 units from GE Upper Division D.) If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: IC: Information Competence, and/or: GE Upper Division Section D2 American History Institutions and Ideals, OR GE Upper Division Section D3 and D4 Constitution of the United States and State and Local Government.

***If taken, GWS 370 satisfies 3 units of upper division D1 Social Sciences; and AIS 304 satisfies 3 units of upper division F Comparative Cultural Studies.

**One set of methods courses: Either SBS 320 and CJS 430/L, or GEOG 206/L and GEOG 306/L.

The bachelor’s degree requires a minimum of 40 upper division units, and 120 total units overall.