Justice B.A.

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Minimum Requirements for Justice B.A.: 120 credits

Students must earn a C- grade or better in each course.

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
General Education Requirements
Complete the general education requirements.35-40
B.A. Degree Requirements
Complete the B.A. degree requirements.37
As part of the B.A. requirements, complete the following:
Ethics and Justice
Justice Program Requirements
Complete the following:
JUST F110XIntroduction to Justice3
JUST F125XIntroduction to Addictive Processes3
JUST F222Research Methods3
or SWK F375 Research Methods in Social Work
or PSY F275 Introduction to Social Science Research Methods
JUST F251XCriminology3
JUST F310Principles of Corrections3
JUST F340Rural Justice in Alaska3
JUST F358Juvenile Delinquency3
Complete 12 credits of JUST, PSY, SWK, HSEM, HUMS, LE, MILS, PLS, or course(s) approved by the department chair or department faculty advisor. 12
Complete one of the following capstone courses: 13
Capstone: Seminar in Critical Issues in Criminal Justice
Research Project
Complete 12 credits from the following courses:12
Correctional Counseling and Rehabilitation
Gender and Crime
Police Problems
Criminal Law
Procedural Law
Comparative Criminology
Advanced Problems in Procedural Law
Total Credits120-125

Fulfills the baccalaureate capstone requirement.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes are measurable statements that describe knowledge or skills achieved by students upon completion of the program.

Students graduating from this program will be able to:

  • Be educated
  • Be prepared for the workforce
  • Connect theoretical justice practices to justice functions in Rural Alaska
  • Engage students and/or faculty and community in justice-related current issues