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Minor in Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Minor

The Department of Criminal Justice offers an option for a minor in Criminal Justice that provides an overview of the criminal justice system that includes:

  • Law enforcement
  • Court systems
  • Corrections

Students completing a minor in Criminal Justice may find entry-level employment with local and state policing agencies, jails and prisons, local and state court systems, victim’s advocacy offices, and counseling and rehabilitation facilities.

The curriculum includes a minimum of 18 credit hours in Criminal Justice (CJ prefix) - 9 hours must be upper division in some fashion.  

Criminal Justice minor requirements

Criminal Justice advisor contact

If you have questions about the WSU General Education requirements, make an appointment with a College General Education Advisor.