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Department of Security Studies and Criminal Justice
Member, Texas Tech University System The Princeton Review - 373 Best Colleges, 2011 Edition

Four-Year Plan - Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice

Total Hours: 120
Fall
CRIJ 1301 3
CRIJ 1310 3
Mathematics 1302 3
BCIS 1305 3
English 1301 3
TOTAL 15
Spring
CRIJ 1306 3
CRIJ 2328 3
English 1302 3
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Communication 2301 3
TOTAL 15

Second Year

Fall
CRIJ 2313 3
History 1301 3
Political Science 2301 4
Sophomore Literature 3
Language (ie: Spanish 2311*) 3
TOTAL 16
Spring
CRIJ 3302 3
CRIJ 3305 3
Political Science 2302 3
Language (ie: Spanish 2312*) 3
History 1302 3
TOTAL 15

Third Year

Fall
CRIJ Advanced Elective 3
CRIJ Advanced Elective 3
Lab Science (ie: Physics 1301/1101) 4
Minor 3
Minor 3
TOTAL 16
Spring
CRIJ Advanced Elective 3
CRIJ Advanced Elective 3
Lab Science (ie: Physics 1302/1102) 4
Minor (Advanced) 3
Minor (Advanced) 3
TOTAL 16

Fourth Year

Fall
Humanities 3
CRIJ Advanced Elective 3
Social Science (ie: Geography 2301) 3
Minor (Advanced) 3
Minor (Advanced) 3
TOTAL 15

*Most students will begin language study with 1301& 1302 unless they earn credit by exam (CLEP, AP) or have previous language experience. Starting language courses early is essential to graduating in 4 years.

Spring
CRIJ 4354 3
CRIJ Elective 3
Any Upper Division Elective 3
Any Upper Division Elective 3
Any Elective 1
TOTAL 13