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CJSPS: Other Certificates & Minors

Asian Studies (15 hours)

The minor provides an in-depth study of Asia and its relationship with the United States and other nations; the focus of this minor is not reflected in Armstrong’s other program offerings. It is interdisciplinary, and thus allows us to draw upon the expertise of several new faculty.

Cyber Crime (18 hours)

The Department of Criminal Justice, Social and Political Science participates in offering an interdisciplinary minor in Cyber Security. See details under "Interdisciplinary Programs" in the course catalog.

CRJU 1100, CRJU 1210, ITEC 1310*, CRJU 5010U, CRJU 5020U, and 3 credits from CRJU 3160, CRJU 3190, CRJU 3300, CRJU 3500, or CRJU 5300U. *REQUIRES MATH 1111 IN CORE AREA A

Criminal Justice (18 hours)

CRJU 1100, CRJU 2020, CRJU 3170, CRJU 3300, CRJU 5300U, CRJU 5500U.

International Studies (18 hours)

The Department of Criminal Justice, Social and Political Science participates in offering an interdisciplinary minor in International Studies. See details under "Interdisciplinary Programs" in the undergraduate catalog.

Legal Studies (18 hours)

POLS 3180, CRJU/POLS 5500U, and any four of the following:
POLS 3160, POLS 3170, POLS 4150, POLS 4180, CRJU/POLS 5520U, POLS 5230U, CRJU 4500, or CRJU 4510

Transnational Crime (15 hours)

CRJU 1100, CRJU 3120, CRJU 3210, CRJU/POLS 5520U, CRJU/POLS 5130U, or CRJU 5200U

Political Science (15 hours)

Fifteen hours of 3000+ level course work, with at least one course from each of the four areas of concentration:
American Political Institutions: POLS 3160, POLS 3170, POLS 3180, POLS 4100, POLS 4110, POLS 4160, POLS 4150, POLS/LWSO 4190
International Affairs: POLS 3210, POLS 5210U, POLS 4200, POLS 5220U, POLS 5290U, POLS 5130U
Political Theory: POLS 3320, POLS 3350, POLS/SOCI 3360, POLS 4300
Comparative Government: POLS/SOCI 5450U, POLS 5460U, POLS 5490U, POLS 4400, POLS 5420U

Sociology (15 hours)

SOCI 1101 and 12 credit hours of upper division Sociology course work.


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