A.A. in Criminology

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admission requirements for the A.A. in Criminology.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 33
Objective 46
Objective 57
Objective 6 - SOC 11016
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7 - SOC 2248
Objective 8
Objective 9 - SOC 2201 recommended 3
Total Credits37

Major Requirements 

SOC 1101Introduction to Sociology (Partially Fulfills Objective 6)3
SOC 2231Juvenile Delinquency3
SOC 2248Critical Analysis of Social Diversity (Fulfills Objective 7)3
SOC 2295Criminal Justice Internship4
SOC 3310Introduction to Criminal Justice3
SOC 4431Criminology3
Complete 9 credits from the following:9
Introduction to Criminal Law
Human Sexuality
Child Development
Families in Social Context
Elite Deviance and Crime
Sexual Crimes
Gang Violence
Serial Murder
Guns and Mass Shootings
Prisons, Reentry, Reintegration
Substance Abuse: Family and Community
Fundamentals of Forensic Behavioral Science
Rural Sociology and Community Development
Topics in Criminology 1
Total Credits28

This course may be repeated with different content.

Degree Totals

Program Admission Requirements0
General Education37
Major Requirements (w/o General Education)22
Upper Division Free Electives0
Free Electives1
Total Credits60

Recommended Certificate

The A.A. in Criminology Program recommends that students also complete the Certificate in Forensic Sciences, the coursework for which overlaps substantially with the above major requirements.

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education

Major Academic Plan (MAP)