Criminology, Minor


Department of Criminology

Criminology Minor Requirements

CRIM 2, CRIM 20, CRIM 100 (9 units)
Upper-division CRIM electives (12 units)
Total (21 units)

CRIM 100, CRIM 120, and FBS 153 may still be used to meet requirements for both General Education and the minor, for catalogs prior to the 1999-2000 General Catalog.

Note: The Criminology Minor also requires a 2.0 GPA and 6 upper-division units in residence. This interdisciplinary minor is open to students in any academic discipline or chosen profession.


The criminology department consists of 16 full-time faculty members whose expertise includes numerous specialties in the criminal justice system, including corrections, counseling, victimology, juvenile delinquency, theory, legal studies, supervision and management, and criminal justice administration. Various part-time faculty members from major criminal justice agencies also instruct in the department.

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