First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Morton College)

  • ENG 101 (Rhetoric I) 3 credits
  • PSY 101 (Introduction to Psychology) 3 credits
  • BIO 102 (Introduction to Biology) 4 credits
  • ART 101 (Two Dimensional Fundamentals) 3 credits
  • LAW 101 (Introduction to Law Enforcement) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Morton College)

  • ENG 102 (Rhetoric II) 3 credits
  • SOC 100 (Introduction to Sociology) 3 credits
  • LAW 102 (Introduction to Criminology) 3 credits
  • CPS 111 (Business Information Systems) 3 credits
  • Health & Technology (Choose from: CPS 111, 120, 122, 200, 210 or 220) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Morton College)

  • LAW 202 (Juvenile Delinquency) 3 credits
  • LAW 104 (Police Operations & Procedures I) 3 credits
  • LAW 105 (Administration of Justice) 3 credits
  • LAW 204 (Criminal Law I) 3 credits
  • LAW 206 (Introduction to Criminal Investigations) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Morton College)

  • LAW 201 (Police Operations & Procedures II) 3 credits
  • LAW 205 (Criminal Law II) 3 credits
  • LAW 203 (Law Enforcement & Community Relations) 3 credits
  • LAW 207 (Court Procedures & Evidence) 3 credits
  • LAW 208 (Police Organization & Administration) 3 credits
  • LAW 210 (Cold Case Investigations) 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • CJL 230 (Introduction to Corrections) 3 credits
  • CJL 300 (Police & Society) 3 credits
  • Physical Science (with lab) 4 credits
  • MATH 110 (Quantitative Literacy) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 305 (Research Methods) 3 credits
  • CJL 310 (Ethics in Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • CJL 330 (Criminal Justice & Constitution) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Communication 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 355 (Crime in America) 3 credits
  • CJL 3XX (CJL 300 level elective) 3 credits
  • CORE Experiential Learning Course 3 credits
  • Social Science 3 credits
  • General Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

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

Morton College Residency Requirement: Students must earn a minimum of 15 credits required for the degree at Morton College. The last 10 semester hours must be completed at Morton College uninterrupted by coursework from another institution.