First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (College of Lake County)

  • ENG 121^ (English Composition I) 3 credits
  • CRJ 121^ (Introduction to Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • PSC 121 or 122 (American National Politics or State & Local Politics) 3 credits
  • MTH Elective (MTH 122 or higher) 3 credits
  • PSY 121 (Introduction to Psychology) 3 credits

Spring Semester (College of Lake County)

  • CMM 121 (Fundamentals of Speech) 3 credits
  • Humanities or Fine Arts (Select an International/Multicultural required course) 3 credits
  • CRJ 122^ (Introduction to Policing) 3 credits
  • CRJ 123^ (Introduction to Criminology) 3 credits
  • SOC 121 (Introduction to Sociology) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

FALL SEMESTER (College of Lake County)

  • CRJ 124^ (Penology & Corrections) 3 credits
  • CRJ 223^ (Ethics in Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • CRJ Elective (Choose 5 from: CRJ 213, 214, 216, 219, 220, 224 or 248) 3 credits
  • CRJ Elective (Choose 5 from: CRJ 213, 214, 216, 219, 220, 224 or 248) 3 credits
  • CRJ 221^ (Criminal Law) 3 credits
  • CRJ 229^ (Juvenile Delinquency) 3 credits

Spring Semester (College of Lake County)

  • CRJ 222^ (Criminal Procedure Law) 3 credits
  • CRJ 270! (Criminal Justice Assessment Seminar) 3 credits
  • CRJ Elective (Choose 5 from: CRJ 213, 214, 216, 219, 220, 224 or 248) 3 credits
  • CRJ Elective (Choose 5 from: CRJ 213, 214, 216, 219, 220, 224 or 248) 3 credits
  • CRJ Elective (Choose 5 from: CRJ 213, 214, 216, 219, 220, 224 or 248) 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

FALL SEMESTER (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • ENG 102^ (English Composition II) 3 credits
  • Elective (General electives to meet minimum requirement of 120 semester hours) 3 credits
  • CJL 305^ (Research Methods) 3 credits
  • Elective (General electives to meet minimum requirements of 120 semester hours) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • Science (One Biological & One Physical Science, at least one must have a lab) 3-4 credits
  • LIBS 201 (Writing Social Justice) 3 credits
  • CJL 330^ (Criminal Justice & The Constitution) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level elective) 3 credits
  • Elective (General electives to meet minimum requirements of 120 semester hours) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

FALL SEMESTER (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 335^ (Crime in America) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level elective) 3 credits
  • CORE (CORE Experiential Learning Course, see advisor) 3 credits
  • Elective (General electives to meet minimum requirements of 120 semester hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (General electives to meet minimum requirements of 120 semester hours) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 390 (Senior Seminar) 3 credits
  • Science (One Biological * One Physical Science, at least one must have a lab) 3-4 credits
  • Elective (General electives to meet minimum requirements of 120 semester hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (General electives to meet minimum requirements of 120 semester hours) 3 credits

^=Grade of C or higher required at College of Lake County and grade of C- or higher required at Roosevelt University.

!=Course does not transfer to Roosevelt University.

*TRS 101 - Transfer Success Course (waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more).

*CORE Experiential Learning Course - 200 or 300 level major requirements/electives, CORE courses or general education designates as RU CORE Experiential Learning can satisfy this requirement.