Dec 17, 2018  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2018-2019 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2018-2019

Criminal Justice


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The Department of Criminal Justice offers these degrees and programs:

The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice (with option of Criminalistics concentration)
The Criminal Justice minor
The Corrections minor
The Associate degree in Criminal Justice
The Associate degree in Corrections
The Master of Science in Criminal Justice

 

Criminal Justice Department Academic Performance Policy

An overall minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 is required of all students to graduate from Xavier University.

Because content covered in required criminal justices courses is essential to success in the field, the department will implement a policy that mandates a minimum of a “C” grade or better in courses designated as required for the major and minor. Courses needed to fulfill the major and minor are outlined below.

 

CJUS Major (30 required cr. hrs. and 9 elective cr. hrs.; 39 credit hours total)

  • CJUS 101 Intro to Criminal Justice
  • CJUS 102 Intro to Law Enforcement
  • CJUS 103 Intro to Corrections
  • CJUS 206 Criminology
  • CJUS 210 Basic Constitutional Law & American Justice
  • CJUS 240 Criminal Law
  • CJUS 321 Juvenile Justice
  • CJUS 381 Methods of Research
  • CJUS 391 Practicum
  • CJUS 489 Senior Seminar
  • CJUS Electives (9 credit hours)

 

CJUS Minor (18 credit hours)

  • CJUS 101 Intro to Criminal Justice
  • CJUS 102 Intro to Law Enforcement
  • CJUS 103 Intro to Corrections
  • CJUS 206 Criminology
  • CJUS 210 Basic Constitutional Law & American Justice
  • CJUS 321 Juvenile Justice

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