UNK Criminal Justice Major (Major Option requires 36 credit hours, Minor Option requires 24 credit hours)

Criminal Justice Core Courses – 27 hours required 

CJUS 101GS - Introduction to Criminal Justice 
CJUS 103 - Orientation to Criminal Justice 
CJUS 215 - Correctional Services and Systems 
CJUS 230 - The Police Service 
CJUS 326 - Theories of Crime and Criminal Law 
CJUS 340 - Criminal Evidence, Procedure, and the Courts 
CJUS 480 - Senior Seminar: Professional Ethics and Career Development 


Take one of the following: 
CJUS 250 - Criminal Justice Research Methods I 
SOWK 440 - Fundamentals of Research in Social Welfare 


Take 5-9 hours from: 
CJUS 475 - Internship 


Criminal Justice Electives – 9 hours required
CJUS 201 - The Juvenile Justice System 
CJUS 310 - Community Based Corrections 
CJUS 315 - Victimology: Victims of Crime 
CJUS 321 - Technology in Criminal Justice 
CJUS 345 - Criminal Law 
CJUS 350 - Organized Crime 
CJUS 353 - Crime Prevention and Security 
CJUS 355 - Family Law 
CJUS 360 - Sex Crimes 
CJUS 370 - Women and Crime 
CJUS 375GS - Comparative Criminal Justice Systems 
CJUS 380GS - Minorities and Criminal Justice 
CJUS 390 - Criminal Investigation 
CJUS 401 - Special Topics 
CJUS 411 - Readings in Criminal Justice 
CJUS 420 - Supervision and Management in Criminal Justice 
CJUS 430 - Drugs and the Criminal Justice System 
CJUS 435 - Interviewing and Correctional Case Management (Prereq: CJUS 310) 
CJUS 445 - Sex Offender Supervision and Control 
CJUS 476 - Terrorism and Crisis Negotiations 
CJUS 490 - Advanced Criminal and Crime Scene Investigations (Prereq: CJUS 390) 
CJUS 499 - Independent Study 

Take 24 hours for minor (***select minors available fully online)
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