Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice

Programs / Minor in Criminal Justice

The Minor in Criminal Justice - offered face to face and fully online

Program Requirements

Required Course - 3 Credit Hours

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • CRJU 1101
    Foundations of Criminal Justice
    3
  • Law Enforcement Courses - 3 Credit Hours

    Select one from the following:

    • Course
      Title
      Credits
    • CRJU 3310
      Police in America
      3
    • CRJU 3311
      Police Administration
      3
    • CRJU 3312
      State and Federal Law Enforcement Initiatives
      3
    • Corrections - 3 Credit Hours

      Select one from the following:

      • Course
        Title
        Credits
      • CRJU 3332
        Corrections
        3
      • CRJU 3352
        Juvenile Delinquency and Corrections
        3
      • Adjudication Courses - 3 Credit Hours

        Select one from the following:

        • Course
          Title
          Credits
        • CRJU 3300
          Criminal Courts
          3
        • CRJU 3315
          Criminal Procedure
          3
        • CRJU 3340
          Legal Analysis
          3
        • Elective Courses - 3 Credit Hours

          Select one from the following:

          • Course
            Title
            Credits
          • CRJU 3301
            Research Methods in Criminal Justice *
            3
          • CRJU 3305
            Technology and Criminal Justice
            3
          • CRJU 3320
            Criminal Investigation
            3
          • CRJU 3400
            Ideological/Group Violence and Law Enforcement
            3
          • CRJU 4100
            Ethics in Criminal Justice
            3
          • CRJU 4305
            Technology and Cyber Crime
            3
          • CRJU 4430
            Victimology
            3
          • CRJU 4490
            Special Topics in Criminal Justice
            3
          • SOCI 4432
            Criminology
            3

Program Total (15 Credit Hours)


Important Information about Minors

To declare your minor you can declare it in Owl Express. In some instances, you may be required to fill out a minor form. It must be noted on your petition to graduate.

  • Nine (9) hours of a minor must be non-duplicative with course requirements in the major.
  • A minimum of six (6) hours in the minor must be taken in residence at Kennesaw State University.
  • Courses taken to satisfy Core Areas A through E (general education) may NOT be counted as coursework in the minor.