Criminal Justice


Director:  Shannon Reid

The purpose of the Honors Program in Criminal Justice is to identify the creative, imaginative, and/or exceptional student and to encourage and recognize the development of this student’s potential. The Honors Program in Criminal Justice shall encourage independent study and shall evaluate each student’s achievement in terms of her or his ability to proceed as a self-directed learner.

When can I apply?

Students can apply during their sophomore or junior year.

What are the GPA requirements? 

You must maintain a 3.2 overall GPA and a 3.5 in criminal justice departmental courses. 

What are the curricular requirements?

To earn the honors designation, students must enroll in and complete CJUS 4700. Visit the program website to learn more about the required courses and thesis options.

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