MSU Billings Catalog

Criminal Justice Minor

Required Courses
SOCI 101Introduction to Sociology *3
or SOCI 201 Social Problems
SOCI 221Criminal Justice System3
SOCI 318Sociological Research Methods3
SOCI 319Statistics for Sociologists3
Subtotal12
Restricted Electives
Select at least three courses from the list below. Minimum nine credits, six of which must be upper division9
Introduction to Probation
Introduction to Policing
Diversity in Criminal Justice
Admin of Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice Ethics
Courts and Judicial Politics
Criminology
Sociology of Deviance
Juvenile Delinquency
Sociology of Corrections
Victims and Society
Other courses which many be used to satisfy the Restricted Electives requirement include the following:
Independent Study
Seminar/Workshop
Subtotal9
Total Minimum Credits21

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.