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  Feb 19, 2018
 
 
    
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2017-2018

Administration of Justice, B.S. (available in traditional and online formats)


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The six areas of emphasis in the program are as follows: Homeland Security, Loss Prevention/Security Management, Police Process, Corrections Process, Judicial Process and Criminology. Select a minor in consultation with advisor. It is possible for a student to complete requirements for another major in an allied field. Students completing this major must take the major area field examination approved by the department for this degree program during the final semester before graduation.

UNIVERSITY CORE (46 HOURS)


University Core - Science (7 hours)


Seven hours of science hours are required, including one 4-hour lab course.  Students are encouraged to choose from one of the following lab courses below:

University Core - Mathematics (3 hours)


Any MAT course numbered 101 or higher, determined in consultation with the advisor.

University Core - Physical Education (3 hours)


Three hours are required.  Recommended courses are listed below:

University Core - Chapel


Students at Mississippi College are required to complete chapel requirements based on the student classification at the time of enrollment as detailed below:

Freshman (0-23 semester hours) 4 semesters
Sophomore (24-53 semester hours) 3 semesters
Junior (54-83 semester hours) 2 semesters
Senior (84 or more semester hours) 1 semester

Students classified as ADP (Accelerated Degree Program) and students enrolled in online degree programs are exempt from chapel requirements.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS FOR B.S. IN ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE (36 HOURS)


Electives in Administration of Justice (12 Hours)


Students must take 12 hours of AJU electives.  The Oral Communication requirement for the major may be satisfied by taking

  or   Report Writing/Interpersonal Communication OR any three hour oral communication course chosen in consultation with an advisor.

MINOR REQUIREMENTS (18 HOURS)


A typical minor consists of 18 semester hours; however, some department minors may vary in terms of required semester hours.  The minor should be selected in consultation with the student’s advisor.

GENERAL ELECTIVES


Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor.

TOTAL: 130 SEM. HOURS


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