Course Descriptions

Code & Name Credits Prerequisites Minimum Grades and Prerequisites
BI406 - Pathophysiology 4 “C” or better in BI210 and 211 and successful completion of 4 hours of CH105 or 110.
BI415 - Advanced Biochemistry 4 BI315, CH304
BI430 - Ecology 4 BI102, BI102, BI203, BI282 and MA200 with C or better, or permission of instructor. MA319 is preferred.
BI459 - Biology Capstone 4 C or better in all Biology courses (BI101, 102, 2xx, 282, 308) or permission of the instructor.
BI480 - Undergraduate Research 1-3 Must have permission of instructor.
CH105 - Essentials of Chemistry 4 MA114 is recommended.
CH106-406 - Laboratory Assistant 0 to 3
CH110 - General Chemistry I 4 MA115 or concurrently enrolled in MA122 or MA205; or permission of instructor.
CH111 - General Chemistry II 4 CH110 with C or better or permission of instructor.
CH120 - Science in Society 4
CH125 - Edible Experiments: The Science of Food 4
CH303 - Organic Chemistry I 4 CH110, CH111
CH304 - Organic Chemistry II 4 CH110, CH111
CH315 - Principles of Biochemistry 4 BI282 and CH303 with C or better, or permission of instructor.
CH415 - Advanced Biochemistry 4 CH304, CH315
CH480 - Undergraduate Research 1-3 Permission of instructor.
CH482 - Undergraduate Research: The Proposal 1-3 CH111 and permission of instructor.
CH483 - Undergraduate Research: The Experiment 1-3 CH482 and permission of instructor.
CJ200 - Intro to Criminal Justice 3
CJ200L - Writing for the Social Sciences 1
CJ201 - Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
CJ203 - Criminal Law 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ210 - Introduction to Private Security 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ301 - Law Enforcement Theory, Process and Practices 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ305 - Investigative Methodology in Criminal Justice 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ308 - Crime Scence Investion 3
CJ310 - Juvenile Justice 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ315 - Crime Scene Investigation 3 CJ305—Investigative Methodology with a final grade of “C” or better, or permission of the instructor.
CJ321 - Theories of Criminal Justice 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ325 - Ethics in Criminal Justice 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ330 - Corrections Theory, Process and Practices 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor
CJ335 - Courts Theory, Process and Practices 3 Successful completion of CJ335 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor.
CJ340 - Criminal Procedures 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor.
CJ345 - Community Corrections 3 CJ201 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor.
CJ350 - Criminal Justice Management 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor.
CJ410 - Social Control and Deviance 3 Successful completion of CJ321 with a final grade of "C"' or better, or permission of the instructor.
CJ420 - Research Methods in Criminal Justice 3 Successful completion of CJ321—Theories of Criminal Justice with a final grade of “C”’ or better, or permission of the instructor; and a senior standing.
CJ420 - Research Methods in Criminal Justice 3 CJ201 Successful completion of CJ321 with a final grade of "C"’ or better, or permission of the instructor; and senior standing
CJ440 - Constitutional Law 3 Successful completion of CJ200 with a final grade of "C'", or permission of instructor
CJ450 - Senior Seminar 3 Successful completion of CJ420 with a grade of “C” or better, Successful completion of MA200, Criminal Justice major, final semester of college or Criminal Justice work, and all other Criminal Justice courses completed or in the process of completion
CJ450 - Senior Seminar 3 A grade of "C" or higher in CJ 420, senior standing and completed or enrolled in all other CJ required courses.
CJ460 - Special Topics in Criminal Justice 3 Successful completion of CJ203, CJ321, and CJ440 with a grade of "C" or better, Junior or Senior standing, or permission of the instructor; CJ46OE—Serial Killers may substitute PS101 and recommendation from advisor in lieu of CJ prerequisites
CJ490 - Criminal Justice Internship 3 or 6 Senior Criminal Justice major with at least 18 semester hours of core curriculum finished, minimum 2.5 cumulative and major GPA, and permission of the instructor.
CM103 - Narratives Across Media 3 EN100
CM105 - Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3 EN101
CM115 - Honors Public Speaking 3 EN101 and admission to the honors college.
CM120 - Introduction to Graphic Design 3 AR103
CM220 - Typography and Visual Communication 3 AR103
CM315 - Editing and Publishing 3 English 101, EN 102, CM 103, or any 200-level Communications, or English course, or by permission of the instructor.
CM320 - Graphic Design III 3 AR103, 120 or 220.