Sep 25, 2022
Bachelor of Arts
Curriculum 0747 Requirements (Main Campus)
Curriculum 0254 Requirements (Branch Campus)
Curriculum 0252 Requirements (courses at Hudson Valley Community College)
Criminal Justice Department
General Education Requirements 33-34 Credits
Up to 14 credits of prerequisite coursework may be required to satisfy GE and will count as elective credit.
Major Departmental Requirements 51 Credits
Criminal Justice Core: (24 cr.)
Core Areas (6 cr.)
Select two courses from the following:
Research (3 cr.)
Select one of the following courses:
Areas of Criminal Justice: (21 cr.)
Select 21 credits, including at least one course from each category:
Law, Politics, and Justice
Transnational Crime and International Justice
Criminal Justice Electives (6 cr.)
Select 6 credits from the following:
Cognate Requirements 9 Credits
Electives 26-27 Credits
Certain major/cognate courses may also satisfy GE requirements thus increase elective credits accordingly.
Total Credits minimum 120
Additional Degree Requirements
- A 2.3 cumulative GPA is required for transfer students to be admitted into the Criminal Justice major and for current students to declare the Criminal Justice major.
- A minimum grade of C or better is required in CRI 150 , CRI 250 , and CRI 405 .
- A minimum overall GPA of 2.3 in all required major courses (Major Departmental Requirements).
- Completion of all college-wide degree requirements (Undergraduate Degree Requirements , General Education Program ).