Restorative Criminal Justice Major

B.A. degree program
Total hours required - 51

Specific courses required-

Base Courses in Political Science Hours
1023 Introsduction to American Government - F, SP 3
2253 American State and Local Government - SP 3
3433 Judicial Process - SP 3
4203 Constitutional Law - F 3
4513 Criminal Law and Procedure - SP 3
4993 Eighteenth Century Europe- F* 3

 

Base Courses in Social Work Hours
3333 Juvenile Justice - F 3

 

Base Courses in Sociology Hours
3023 Criminology - Offered on demand 3

 


Twelve hours Restorative Justice component:

Base Courses Hours
  Political Science  
4253 Restorative Justice 3
  History  
4203 History and Politics of Prisons and Punishment 3
4213 History and Politics of Reconciliation 3
  Law, Justice, and Society  
3403 Conflict Management - F 3


Nine hours from the following theory and praxis courses:

Base Courses Hours
  Philosophy  
3443 Ethical Theory - F*, SP* 3
  Political Science  
400V Internship in Political Science - SP 1-12
470V Selected Topics 1,2,3
  Law, Justice, and Society  
3103 Dispute Resolution - F 3
4403 Mediation: Process, Skill, and Theory - SP 3


Six hours from the following Human Behavior courses:

Base Courses in Psychology Hours
1113 Introduction to Psychology - F, SP, SU 3
3413 Social Psychology - F, SP 3
3513 Drugs and Behavior - F, SU 3
4423 Abnormal Psychology - F, SP, SU 3


Recommended courses:

Base Courses in Bible (BI) Hours
3213 Faith and Culture - SP 3
4213 Biblical Ethics - F, SP 3

 

*Offered in alternate years