First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Waubonsee Community College)

  • ENG 101^ (First Year Composition I) 3 credits
  • MATH 101, 102 or 107^ (College Math, Practical Math or Basic Statistics) 3 credits
  • CRJ 100^ (Introduction to Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • Social Awareness/Personal Growth Course 2-3 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science* (One of these courses must meet the non-western/diversity requirement) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Waubonsee Community College)

  • ENG 102^ (First Year Composition II) 3 credits
  • CRJ 101^ (Introduction to Corrections) 3 credits
  • Physical & Life Science (Select one BIO and one CHM course - one must have a lab) 3-4 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science* (One of these courses must meet the non-western/diversity requirement) 3 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts* (One of these courses must meet the non-western/diversity requirement) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Waubonsee Community College)

  • COM 100 (Fundamentals of Speech) 3 credits
  • CRJ 107^ (Juvenile Justice) 3 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts* (One of these courses must meet the non-western/diversity requirement) 3 credits
  • Physical & Life Science (Select one BIO and one CHM course - one must have a lab) 3-4 credits
  • CIS 110 (Business Information Systems) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Waubonsee Community College)

  • CRJ 230^ (Criminology) 3 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science* (One of these courses must meet the non-western/diversity requirement) 3 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts* (One of these courses must meet the non-western/diversity requirement) 3 credits
  • CRJ 220^ (Criminal Law) 3 credits
  • Elective 2-3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • CJL 300^ (Police & Society) 3 credits
  • CJL 305^ (Research Methods) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 310^ (Ethics in Criminal Justice) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level elective) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CORE Experiential Learning Course 3 credits
  • CJL 330^ (Criminal Justice & the Constitution) 3 credits
  • CJL 355^ (Crime in America) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CJL 390^ (Senior Seminar) 3 credits
  • CJL Elective (CJL 300 level elective) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits
  • Elective (Electives to complete 120 credit hours) 3 credits

^=Grade of C- or higher

!=course does not transfer to Roosevelt

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

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

Those students transferring in AA degree have completed all of the general education requirements unless they are necessary as a pre-requisite to the student's major.