Criminal Justice Minor

For more information, email criminaljustice@MiamiOH.edu or contact any member of the Justice and Community Studies faculty.

The minor in criminal justice provides students with an introduction to the major systems and institutions that are involved in the investigation, prosecution, adjudication, and punishment of crimes and delinquency, as well as an introduction to the fundamental rights that apply in constitutional law. A minimum of 2.00 GPA must be earned in all the courses completed for the minor.

Program Requirements

CJS 101Introduction to the Criminal Justice Studies3
CJS 125Law and the Courts3
CJS 211Law Enforcement3
CJS 231Law and Individual Rights3
Elective criminal justice coursework6
Total Credit Hours18