First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Moraine Valley Community College)

  • COM 101 (Composition I) 3 credits
  • CRJ 101 (Introduction to Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • CRJ 105 (Criminology) 3 credits
  • SOC 101 (General Sociology) 3 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts 3 credits

Spring Semester (Moraine Valley Community College)

  • COM 102 (Composition II) 3 credits
  • CRJ 106 (Introduction to Corrections) 3 credits
  • CRJ 107 (Juvenile Delinquency & Procedures) 3 credits
  • PSC 110 (American National Government) 3 credits
  • PSY 101 (Introduction to Psychology) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Moraine Valley Community College)

  • COM 103 (Speech Fundamentals) 3 credits
  • CRJ 201 (Police in American Society) 3 credits
  • CRJ 206 (Substantive Criminal Law) 3 credits
  • Career Elective 3 credits
  • Physical & Life Science 4 credits

Spring Semester (Moraine Valley Community College)

  • CRJ 202 (Investigation & Criminal Evidence) 3 credits
  • CRJ 207 (Procedural Criminal Law) 3 credits
  • MTH 120 (General Education Mathematics) 4 credits
  • Career Elective 3 credits
  • Physical & Life Sciences 4 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • CJL 300 (Police in Society) 3 credits
  • Science (One Biological & One Physical Science - one with a lab) 3-4 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 305 (Research Methods) 3 credits
  • CJL 310 (Ethics in Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • CJL 330 (US and the Constitution) 3 credits
  • MATH 110 (Quantitative Literacy) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 355 (Crime in America) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level) 3 credits
  • CORE Experiential Learning Course 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Science (One Biological & One Physical Science - one with a lab) 3-4 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 390 (Senior Seminar) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

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

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

CORE Experiential Learning Courses - determined by major

MVCC LAN Electives: LAN 163, 253, 256, 260, 266, 273, 280 or 281