Minor in Criminology
The Department of Criminology offers a minor in Criminology. A total of 18 hours is required for completion of the minor. A minimum of nine semester hours must be completed at USF Tampa Campus. A minimum of 12 semester hours must be completed at USF.
- CCJ 3024 Survey of Criminal Behavior
- CCJ 3117 Theories of Criminal Behavior
Students seeking a minor in Criminology must also complete four elective courses (12 hours) from the list below for a total of 18 semester hours.
- CCJ 3621 Patterns of Criminal Behavior
- CCJ 3014 Crime and Justice in America
- CCJ 4681 Domestic Violence
- CCJ 4690 Sex Offenders
- CJL 4115 Environmental Law & Crime
- CCJ 3666 Victimology
- CCJ 4224 Miscarriages of Justice
- CCJ 4613 Forensic Psychology
- CCJ 4361 Death Penalty
- CCJ 4662 Race and Crime
- CCJ 4933 Topics: Violence
- CCJ 4933 Topics: Women and Crime
- CCJ 4933 Topics: International Law
- CCJ 4933 Topics: Cyberbullying
- CCJ 4933 Topics: Serial Killers
- CJC 4010 American Correctional System
- CJE 4010 Juvenile Justice System
- CJE 4114 American Law Enforcement Systems
- CJL 4410 Criminal Rights and Procedures
- CJL 3110 Substantive Criminal Law
- CJE 4610 Criminal Investigation
- CCJ 4940 Internship (See advisor)
In order to receive Criminology minor recognition, students will be required to complete the minor declaration form and submit to the College office. In addition, the student will be required to list the minor upon completion of the graduation application.
Students minoring in criminology will be subject to the Department's "2 D/F" rule (no more than one D+ or below allowed in a Criminology course) and residency requirements.
All minors must seek advisor approval to register for courses each semester. This can be accomplished by emailing the following information to the Criminology Advising Office.
- email address
- phone number
- Course reference number of the course(s) you wish to take