Criminal Justice Minor

Arrangements for completing the requirements for this minor should be made with the Sociology Department Chairperson, 10 Schumacher, 607.436.3512. This minor is effective Fall 2015.

*revised Sociology Department course codes effective Fall 2016. Previous course codes in parentheses.


Required Courses 12 s.h.

Courses below must be passed with a grade of C or better.

  • SOC 101 (SOCL 100) Intro to Sociology
  • CRJ 101 (SOCL 175) Intro to Criminal Justice
  • SOC 209 (SOCL 209) Social Research Methods
  • SOC 260 (SOCL 270) Criminology

Selections 9 s.h.

Select three of the following:

  • ALIT 303 Literature of Imprisonment
  • POLS 243 Civil Rights and Liberties
  • POLS 245 Law, Courts, & Politics
  • SOC 228 (SOCL 238) Violence in Relationships
  • SOC 282 (SOCL 246) Sociology of Law
  • SOC 235 (SOCL 258) Drugs & Society
  • CRJ 267 (SOCL 267) Gender and Crime
  • SOCL 269 Integrity and Public Service (if not used above) – Course no longer available
  • SOC 262 (SOCL 272) Societal Deviance
  • CRJ 262 (SOCL 273) Juvenile Delinquency
  • CRJ 282 (SOCL 274) Corrections
  • CRJ 277 Interrogation (SOCL 276 Multicultural Perspectives on Interrogation)
  • CRJ 287 (SOCL 277) Police & Society
  • SOCL 278 Prison & Prisoners in American Society – Course no longer available
  • CRJ 240 (SOCL 279) Race, Crime, and Justice (if not used above)
  • CRJ 236 (SOCL 304) The Sexual Offender
  • CRJ 360 (SOCL 305) Comparative Criminal Justice
  • CRJ 362 (SOCL 306) Terrorism, Risk & Society
  • SOC 219 Cults and New Social Movements (SOCL 307 Cults, Utopias & Criminals)
  • SOCL 308 Communities, Networks and Crime – Course no longer available
  • SOC 391 Seminar in Criminology (SOCL 314 Criminological Theory)
  • SOC 397 (SOCL 397) Field Experiences in Sociology

TOTAL 21 s.h.


Notes:

1. College rules pertaining to curriculum majors also apply to curriculum minors

  • Minor GPA of at least 2.0
  • All courses must be taken for a letter grade unless offered Pass/Fail only
  • One-half (1/2) of the minor coursework must be completed in residence
  • No more than two courses may overlap between/among all majors/minors; any excess requires additional coursework

2. Check proper course selection, sequence and prerequisite requirements with department of minor

Arrangements for completing the requirements for this minor should be made with the Sociology Department Chairperson, 10 Schumacher, 607.436.3512. Ends as of Spring 2015.


Required Courses 12 s.h.

Courses below must be passed with a grade of C or better.

  • SOCL 100 Intro to Sociology
  • SOCL 175 Intro to Criminal Justice
  • SOCL 209 Social Research Methods
  • SOCL 270 Criminology

Selections 9 s.h.

Select three of the following:

  • ALIT 303 Literature of Imprisonment
  • POLS 243 Civil Rights and Liberties
  • POLS 245 Law, Courts, & Politics
  • SOCL 238 Violence in Relationships
  • SOCL 258 Drugs & Society
  • SOCL 269 Integrity and Public Service
  • SOCL 272 Societal Deviance
  • SOCL 273 Juvenile Delinquency
  • SOCL 274 Corrections
  • SOCL 276 Multicultural Perspectives on Interrogation
  • SOCL 277 Police & Society
  • SOCL 278 Prison & Prisoners in American Society
  • SOCL 279 Race, Crime, and Justice
  • SOCL 304 The Sexual Offender
  • SOCL 305 Comparative Criminal Justice
  • SOCL 306 Terrorism, Risk & Society
  • SOCL 307 Cults, Utopias & Criminals
  • SOCL 397 Field Experiences in Sociology

TOTAL 21 s.h.


Notes:

1. College rules pertaining to curriculum majors also apply to curriculum minors

  • Minor GPA of at least 2.0
  • All courses must be taken for a letter grade unless offered Pass/Fail only
  • One-half (1/2) of the minor coursework must be completed in residence
  • No more than two courses may overlap between/among all majors/minors; any excess requires additional coursework

2. Check proper course selection, sequence and prerequisite requirements with department of minor