Criminal Justice

(18 semester hours)

Description

The minor in criminal justice examines the major systems and institutions that are involved in the investigation, prosecution, adjudication, and punishment of crimes and delinquency, and it introduces students to the fundamental rights that apply in criminal and civil law.

Eligibility

This minor is open to students of all majors except criminal justice and forensic investigation. A minimum 2.0 GPA must be earned in all courses completed for the minor. Civic and Regional Development and Forensic Science students may not substitute this minor for the Miami Plan thematic sequence requirement. All other students may use this minor to satisfy the Miami Plan thematic sequence requirement.

Contact

Department of Justice and Community Studies
103 Phelps Hall
1601 University Blvd.
Hamilton, OH 45011
513-785-7702
jcs@MiamiOH.edu