2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 27, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Criminal Justice, B.A. (SJNY Brooklyn and SJNY Long Island)

The interdisciplinary major in Criminal Justice requires students to complete one track (Juvenile Justice, Mental Health, Law and Justice, Community Correctional Alternatives, Criminal Justice and Technology) along with the required courses.

Core Courses:

For information about specific courses that fulfill core curriculum requirements, consult the current Core Curriculum Guide  

Core Courses

All Criminal Justice majors must take the following CORE courses: BIO 225 , PHI 160 , SOC 100  or SOC 136 POL 102  and PSY 100  in preparation for the major. Courses should be selected in consultation with a Criminal Justice advisor. A minimum average of C is required. 

Elective Tracks

Community Correctional Alternatives: 9 credits

Not all of the following courses are offered in the evening or Saturday.

Choose 3 of the following:

Juvenile Justice: 9 credits

 Take CJ 257, Juvenile Justice, and Choose 2 of the remaining courses:

Law and Justice: 9 credits

Take CJ 288, Race, Class and Gender, and Choose 2 of the remaining courses:

Mental Health: 9 credits

 Choose 3 of the following:

Total: 36 credits