Feb 24, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Criminal Justice Minor

Dr. Peggy S. Plass, Coordinator
Phone: (540) 568-7151
Email: plassms@jmu.edu

The cross disciplinary minor in criminal justice is designed for students who are preparing for careers in law enforcement, corrections, judicial administration or other areas related to the study or management of crime, either directly upon graduation or after further graduate training. The requirement for a minor in criminal justice is 21 credits. Students should allow a minimum of four semesters in which to complete the minor.

Choose at least one course from each of the following units:

Choose two additional courses from those listed above or from the following: 6 Credit Hours

Total: 21 Credit Hours


1 Students majoring in this discipline may double count only one course as credit for the minor and that major.