Criminal Justice Studies

The Major in Criminal Justice Studies -- Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science

The major in Criminal Justice Studies is a part of the Division of Social Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences. It is a face to face program that requires on campus attendance at Bethel's McKenzie, TN campus.

A. Liberal Arts Core (43 hours)

− COE 102

− ENG 101, 111, 201, 202

− 6 hours from REL 111, 112, 113

− MTH 111 or higher level

− 4 hours from BIO, CHE, PHY, or SCI lecture and lab numbered 100/100L or higher

− HIS - 6 hours 200 level

− SOC 111

− HEA 201

− 3 hours from: ART 213, 214; MUS 201, 331; SAT 110, 201

− PED Activity (1 hour)

B1. Program Core (Bachelor of Arts) (19 hours)

− SPA 111, 112, 211, 212

− COE 401

− PSY 11, 313

B2. Program Core (Bachelor of Science) (16-17 hours)

− Laboratory Science Course or 3 hours from CIS numbered 200 or above in addition to CIS 255

− CIS 255

− COE 401

− PSY 316 or HEA 310

− PSY 111, 313

C. Criminal Justice Studies Major (48 hours)

− CJS 210, 313, 320, 350, 389, 391, 392, 400, 410, 411, 432

− 15 hours from any of the following: Any additional CJS courses numbered 300 level and above, BUS 310, MUS 440, PSY 413 or SOC 414, HUS/SOC 213 or 320, ACT/BUS 368 or CIS/CJS 370, ENG/BUS 330

D. Minor Not Required

E. Elective Courses