First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Harper College)

  • ENG 101@ (Composition I) 3 credits
  • MATH Elective^ 3 credits
  • LEJ 101@ (Introduction to Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • LEJ 116@ (Forensics I) 3 credits
  • SOC 101 (Introduction to Sociology) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Harper College)

  • SPE 101 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication) 3 credits
  • LEJ 201@ (Criminal Law) 3 credits
  • LEJ 230@ (Organized Crime) 3 credits
  • PHIL 101 (Critical Thinking) 3 credits
  • PSY 101 (Introduction to Psychology) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Harper College)

  • LEJ 104@ (Corrections) 3 credits
  • LEJ 216 (Investigative Process) 3 credits
  • LEJ 135^ (Patrol Procedures) 3 credits
  • LEJ 201@ (Criminology) 3 credits
  • LEJ 214 (Community Policing) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Harper College)

  • LEJ 200@ (Leadership and Ethics for Law Enforcement) 3 credits
  • LEJ 202@ (Criminal Procedures) 3 credits
  • LEJ 230@ (Organized Crime) 3 credits
  • Elective (EMG, KIN OR LEJ) 3 credits
  • Elective (EMG, KIN or LEJ) 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • MATH 110 (Quantitative Literacy) 3 credits
  • ENG 102@ (English Composition II) 3 credits
  • Social Science 3 credits
  • Elective (General Electives to get to 120 semester hours) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 305@ (Research Methods) 3 credits
  • Science (One Biological Science & One Physical Science - one must include a lab) 3-4 credits
  • CJL 310@ (Ethics in Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Elective (General Electives to get to 120 semester hours) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CORE Experiential Learning Course 3 credits
  • Science (One Biological Science & One Physical Science - one must include a lab) 3-4 credits
  • CJL 330@ (Criminal Justice & the Constitution) 3 credits
  • CJL 355@ (Crime in America) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level elective) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 390@ (Senior Seminar) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level elective) 3 credits
  • Elective (General Electives to get to 120 semester hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (General Electives to get to 120 semester hours) 3 credits

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

@=Grade of C or better required.

^=Not transferable to Roosevelt University.

CORE Experiential Learning Course - determined by major, see RU Advisor.