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Minor in Criminology

Overview


Students interested in government, political science, psychology, forensics, social work, pre-law, police science, corrections, probation, parole, court administration, or any related academic field or career will find the minor in criminology academically and professionally rewarding.

 Curriculum


Required (4 classes or 12 Credit Hours)

SOCL 309 - Social Deviance*

CRIM 330 - Criminology*

CRIM 332 - Juvenile Delinquency*

CRIM 380 - Penology*

*Available through WKU OnDemand

Electives (Choose - 3 Classes or 9 Credit Hours)

CRIM 231 - Introduction to Criminal Justice*

PS 326 - Constitutional Law

CRIM 232 - Introduction to Law Enforcement

PS 328 - Criminal Justice

CRIM 233 - Alternatives to Confinement

PS 350 - Political Terrorism

SOCL 359 - Sexuality and Society

HIST 445 - American Legal History to 1865

CRIM 361 - Race, Class & Crime

HIST 446 - American Legal History since 1865

CRIM 432 - Sociology of Criminal Law

SWRK 356 - Services to Juvenile Offenders

CRIM 434 - Organized Crime

PSY 440 - Abnormal Psychology

SOCL 435 - Family Violence

PSY 441 - Aspects of Alcoholism

CRIM 437 - The Death Penalty in America

PSY 470 - Psychology and the Law

CRIM 438 - Victimology*

CHEM 430 - Forensic Chemistry

CRIM 439 - Internship in Criminology*

PH 165 - Drug Abuse*

CRIM 446 - Gender, Crime & Justice

MGT 210 - Organizational Management

CRIM 451 - White Collar Crime

ANTH 300 - Forensic Anthropology

PS 220 - Judicial Process*

 

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 Last Modified 10/28/14