The Minor in Criminal Justice

Course Requirements for the Minor: 18 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

3 courses required:

POLS 250 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3.0 FS
POLS 259A Introduction to Criminal Law 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: POLS 250 or faculty permission.
PHIL 332 Criminal Justice Ethics 3.0 FS

3 courses selected from:

ANTH 311 Survey of Forensic Science 3.0 FS
POLS 257 Juvenile Justice Process 3.0 Inq
POLS 259 Chico Police Service Learning Practicum 3.0 SP
POLS 352 Policing in America 3.0 FA
Prerequisites: POLS 250.
POLS 353 Corrections 3.0 SP
Prerequisites: POLS 250.
POLS 354 Community Corrections 3.0 Inq
POLS 426 Women and the Law 3.0 Inq

This course is also offered as WMST 426.

POLS 451A Constitutional Law: Powers and Restraints 3.0 Inq
POLS 451B Constitutional Law: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties 3.0 FS

This course is also offered as MCGS 451B.

POLS 459A Criminal Procedure 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: POLS 250.
POLS 460E Police Administration and Management 3.0 Inq
POLS 464 Administrative Law 3.0 FA
POLS 465 The Administration of Justice 3.0 Inq
POLS 489E Internship in Criminal Justice 1.0 -3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Faculty permission.
SOCI 484 Youth, Crime, and Delinquency 3.0 SP
Prerequisites: SOCI 384 recommended.