AA to BS Criminal Justice, Minor in Sociology (University of North Texas at Dallas) 2018-2019

TRANSFER PATHWAY
(For Transfer to UNT Dallas)
ASSOCIATE OF ARTS – FIELD OF STUDY IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE TO BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE WITH A MINOR IN SOCIOLOGY

Catalog Year: 2018-2019 (You may use this pathway if you entered one of the seven colleges on or before this date.)

Career Path: Social Sciences & Public Service Career Path

Available at: All Colleges of the DCCCD

TSI: Must be Complete

SEMESTER-BY-SEMESTER MAP FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS

All plans can be modified to fit the needs of part-time students. This is not an official degree plan. See catalog for official degree requirements. You must receive a GPA of at least 2.00 on all college-level course work. Students must earn at least 25 percent of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by one of the seven DCCCD colleges awarding the degree. You will need to apply for the associate’s degree at your college. Contact your advisor for information.

AA FOS DEGREE MINIMUM: 60 SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER 1 (Total Hours: 16)

  • ENGL 1301 – Composition I This is a (010) Core course. Must earn a grade of “C” or higher.
  • HIST 1301 – United States History I This is a (060) Core course.
  • Mathematics Core Elective This is a (020) Core course. Must earn a grade of “C” or higher. There are several options to fulfill this requirement. See your academic advisor for a specific list.
  • CRIJ 1301 – Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CHOOSE ONE:
    • SPCH 1311 – Introduction to Speech Communication OR
    • SPCH 1315 – Public Speaking OR
    • SPCH 1321 – Business and Professional Communication These are (090) Core courses.
  • PHED 1164 – Introduction to Physical Fitness and Wellness This is a (090) Core course.

SEMESTER 2 (Total Hours: 15)

  • ENGL 1302 – Composition II This is a (010) Core course.
  • HIST 1302 – United States History II This is a (060) Core course. There are several options to fulfill this requirement. See your academic advisor for a specific list.
  • PSYC 2301 – General Psychology
  • CRIJ 1306 – Court Systems and Practices
  • SOCI 1301 – Introduction to Sociology This is a (080) Core course.

SEMESTER 3 (Total Hours: 16)

  • Science Core Elective This is a (030) Core course. There are several options to fulfill this requirement. See your academic advisor for a specific list.
  • GOVT 2305 – Federal Government This is a (070) Core course.
  • Creative Arts Core Elective This is a (050) Core course. There are several options to fulfill this requirement. See your academic advisor for a specific list.
  • Humanities, Literature, and Philosophy Core Elective This is a (040) Core course. There are several options to fulfill this requirement. See your academic advisor for a specific list.
  • CRIJ 1310 – Fundamentals of Criminal Law

SEMESTER 4 (Total Hours: 13)

  • Science Core Elective This is a (030) Core course. There are several options to fulfill this requirement. See your academic advisor for a specific list.
  • GOVT 2306 – Texas Government This is a (070) Core course.
  • CRIJ 2313 – Correctional Systems and Practices
  • CRIJ 2328 – Police Systems and Practices

UNT DALLAS
(For Transfer From DCCCD)
ASSOCIATE OF ARTS – FIELD OF STUDY IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE TO BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE WITH A MINOR IN SOCIOLOGY

SEMESTER-BY-SEMESTER MAP FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS

For questions about the UNT Dallas portion of this transfer pathway, contact the Academic Advising Office at ​972-338-1645. It is best to apply to UNT Dallas a full semester before you plan to transfer. It will help if you submit a copy of this pathway with your application. UNT Dallas students may have individual grade or GPA requirements in order to graduate from the university. Please consult with an academic advisor to ensure all requirements are met.

SEMESTER 1 (Total Hours: 15)

  • TECM 2700 – Technical Writing ENGL 2311 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to UNT Dallas.
  • CJUS 2600 – Diversity Issues in Criminal Justice
  • CJUS 3600 – Criminology
  • CJUS 3610 – Juvenile Justice
  • Minor, Certificate or General Elective

SEMESTER 2 (Total Hours: 15)

  • CJUS 3350 – Statistics in Criminal Justice This course will count for SOCI 3280.
  • CJUS 4200 – Criminal Procedure
  • CJUS 3000 or 4000 Level Advanced Elective
  • CJUS 3000 or 4000 Level Advanced Elective
  • CJUS 3000 or 4000 Level Advanced Elective

SEMESTER 3 (Total Hours: 15)

  • CJUS 3000 or 4000 Level Advanced Elective
  • CJUS 4300 – Comparative Criminal Justice
  • CJUS 3000 or 4000 Level Advanced Elective
  • CJUS 4700 – Research Methods in Criminal Justice This course will count for SOCI 3220.
  • SOCI 3000 or 4000 Level Minor Elective

SEMESTER 4 (Total Hours: 15)

  • CJUS 3700 – Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice
  • SOCI 3000 or 4000 Level Minor Elective
  • SOCI 3000 or 4000 Level Minor Elective
  • CJUS 3000 or 4000 Level Advanced Elective
  • CJUS 4901 – Senior Seminar: CJUS and Public Policy

Approved: 2018-2019 Guided Pathway