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2023/2024 University Catalog 
2023/2024 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice, B.S. in Applied Arts and Sciences

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(Major Code: 21051) (SIMS Code: 666925) (SIMS Code: 666927 - SDSU Global Campus)

Offered at SDSU San Diego, SDSU Global Campus, and SDSU Imperial Valley

All candidates for a degree in Applied Arts and Sciences must complete the graduation requirements in the section of “Graduation Requirements .”

A minor is not required with this major, but is allowed.

Preparation for the Major

(12 units)

These prerequisite courses may not be taken Cr/NC. The minimum grade in each class is C.

Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

Completing one of the approved upper division writing courses (W) with a grade of C (2.0) or better. See “Graduation Requirements ” section for a complete listing of requirements.


Students must complete 9 additional upper division units in accordance with the major academic plan, to include a minimum of six criminal justice-specific units. Additionally, students must complete two upper division three-unit elective courses in public administration.

Master Plan

Students should follow the Criminal Justice Advising Guide to ensure completion of major requirements. Contact the School for a copy of the guide.

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