First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • ENGL 101 (Composition I), 3 credits
  • MATH 125 (Introductory Statistics), 4 credits
  • Fine Arts & Humanities, 3 credits
  • PSYCH 201 (General Psychology), 3 credits
  • CRM JUS 102 (Administration Criminal Justice), 3 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • ENGL 102 (Composition II), 3 credits
  • Physical Science, 4 credits
  • SPEECH 101 (Fundamentals of Speech), 3 credits
  • SOC 201 (Introduction to the Study of Society), 3 credits
  • CRM JUS 114 (Administration of Juvenile Justice), 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • Life Sciences, 4 credits
  • CRM JUS 155 (Introduction to Corrections), 3 credits
  • World Language, 4 credits
  • Fine Arts & Humanities, 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • Social & Behavioral Science, 3 credits
  • PHIL 107 (Ethics), 3 credits
  • World Language II, 4 credits
  • ELEC (Program Elective), 3 credits
  • CRM JUS 250 (Introduction to Criminology), 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • CJL 200 (Introduction to Criminal Justice), 3 credits
  • CJL 3XX (Any Course in CJL at the 300 level within the discipline), 3 credits
  • CORE Experiential Learning (See RU Advisor), 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 240 (Juvenile Justice), 3 credits
  • CJL 250 (Criminal Law), 3 credits
  • CJL 300 (Police and Society), 3 credits
  • CJL 305 (Research Methods), 3 credits
  • General Elective, 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 310 (Ethics in Criminal Justice), 3 credits
  • CJL 330 (Criminal Justice & the Constitution), 3 credits
  • CJL 355 (Crime in America), 3 credits
  • General Elective, 3 credits
  • General Elective, 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 390 (Senior Seminar), 3 credits
  • CJL 3XX (Any Course in CJL at the 300 level within the discipline), 3 credits
  • General Elective, 3 credits
  • General Elective, 3 credits
  • General Elective, 3 credits

CCC-One course will satisfy the Human Diversity (HD) requirement in either the Social/Behavioral or Fine Arts &
Humanities Category. 

CCC-Students are required to complete one fine arts course, one humanities course and one course from either category for the AA degree.

CCC-Students are required to complete one physical science and one life science course. One must contain a lab for AA degree. *TRS 101 -Transfer Success Course (waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more)

^=Grade of C-or higher required for major courses 

Please note that with the transfer of an AA or AS degree all Roosevelt University general education core requirements are completed unless a pre-requisite general education course is needed for the major.