UNT Undergraduate Catalog
Department of Criminal Justice

Main Office
Chilton Hall, 359
P.O. Box 305130
Denton, TX 76203-5130
(940) 565-2562
Fax: (940) 565-2548

Web site: www.unt.edu/cjus/

Robert W. Taylor, Chair

Faculty

Professors Enos, Holman, Taylor. Associate Professors Quinn, Tobolowsky. Assistant Professors Caeti, Fritsch, Reed. Lecturer Senderson.

Introduction

The Department of Criminal Justice coordinates and directs the program leading to the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in criminal justice.

Programs of Study

Bachelor of Science

Major in Criminal Justice Degree Requirements

Candidates for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in criminal justice must meet the following requirements.

1. Hours for the Degree: Completion of a minimum of 124 total semester hours, with 24 of the last 30 hours completed at UNT; a minimum of 42 hours must be advanced, with at least 12 hours of advanced work in the major and 24 of the 42 advanced hours completed at UNT.

2. General University Requirements: See "General Degree Requirements " in the Academics section of this catalog.

3. General Academic Requirements for Degree (including University Core Curriculum): Minimum of 52 hours. See " Summary of Degree Requirements " for exact hours.

4. Major Requirements: Major of 57 hours, including 45 hours of criminal justice courses and 12 hours of supporting courses.

4. Major Requirements: Major of 57 hours, including 45 hours of criminal justice courses and 12 hours of supporting courses.

5. Electives: 15 hours.

6. Other Requirements:

Major in Criminal Justice

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their adviser each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment.

BS in Criminal Justice (.pdf)

BS in Criminal Justice (HTML)

Minor in Criminal Justice

A minor requires completion of 18 semester hours in criminal justice, including CJUS 2100, 3201 and 3600, and 9 additional hours of criminal justice courses.

Graduate Degrees

The University of North Texas Toulouse School of Graduate Studies offers degree programs leading to the Master of Science in interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis in criminal justice. For complete information, consult the Graduate Catalog.

Courses of Instruction

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