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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice (B.S.)

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Bulletin/Catalog Year 2017-2018

College of Behavioral and Health Sciences

Department of Criminal Justice


Location: Fort Campbell Center, Building 203, Room 211
Phone: 931-221-1480

Description of Major

The Criminal Justice/Homeland Security degree will prepare you for a successful career in a growing field by supplying you with up-to-date information as well as a broad understanding of theory and practice in the field.  Whether you are called on to create a plan of prevention or offer insight into possible terrorist motivations, you will be ready to make a difference.  The demand for personnel educated in the highly specialized field of homeland security has escalated steadily since 9/11, with career opportunities in city, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies as well as private businesses and industries.

General Education Core

  Credit Hours
see Common Core 41
University-Wide Freshman Seminar Requirement 1

Major Core Requirements


Homeland Security

Students MUST choose the Homeland Security concentration.


Criminal Justice requires a minor.  The minor required is not specific.

Total Hours 18

Total Program Hours 120

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