B.A. in Criminology
Eight-Semester Degree Plan

In addition to the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Graduation Requirements (see under Degree Completion Program Policy), the following course requirements must be met.

State minimum core requirements may vary by individual, based on placement and previous credit granted. Once all core requirements are met, students may substitute with general electives in consultation with their academic advisor.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)13  
Satisfies General Education Outcome 2.1:1
MATH 1313 Quantitative Reasoning (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1113)
or MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103)
3  
or any MATH or STAT course numbered higher than MATH 1203
SOCI 2013 General Sociology (ACTS Equivalency = SOCI 1013) (Satisfies General Education Outcomes 3.3, 4.1, and 4.2)13  
World language at the Elementary I (1003) level or higher3  
State Minimum Core—U.S. History or Government (Satisfies General Education Outcome 4.2)13  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)1  3
Select one course from the following:  3-4
MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2203)
MATH 2053 Finite Mathematics
MATH 2183 Mathematical Reasoning in a Quantitative World
MATH 2554 Calculus I (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2405)
STAT 2303 Principles of Statistics (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2103)
World language at the Elementary II (1013) level or higher  3
State Minimum Core—Fine Arts (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.1)1  3
General Elective  3
Year Total: 15 15
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
State Minimum Core—Science with corequisite lab (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4)14  
State Minimum Core—Social Sciences (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3)13  
CRIM 2003 Introduction to Criminology and Criminal Justice (ACTS Equivalency = CRJU 1023)3  
General Elective5  
SOCI 3313 Social Research  3
CRIM 2043 Sociology of Criminal Law  3
State Minimum Core—Science with corequisite lab (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4)1  4
State Minimum Core—Social Sciences (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3)1  3
General Elective  3
Year Total: 15 16
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
SOCI 3303 Social Data and Analysis
& SOCI 3301L Social Data and Analysis Laboratory
4  
CRIM 3023 Criminological Theory
or SOCI 3023 Criminological Theory
3  
SOCI 3193 Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality (Satisfies General Education Outcome 4.2)13  
Any credit hours numbered 3000-level or higher or any 2000-level credit hours that have a course prerequisite3  
General Elective (Must complete a course that satisfies General Education Outcome 5.1)13  
CRIM, SOCI, or cross-listed CRIM/SOCI electives numbered 3000-level or higher  6
State Minimum Core—Humanities (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.2)1  3
Any credit hours numbered 3000-level or higher or any 2000-level credit hours that have a course prerequisite  3
General Elective  3
Year Total: 16 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
CRIM, SOCI, or cross-listed CRIM/SOCI electives numbered 3000-level or higher6  
Fulbright College Writing Requirement (Satisfies General Education Outcomes 1.2 and 6.1) 1, 2
Any UA-Fayetteville credit hours numbered 3000-level or higher2  
Any credit hours numbered 3000-level or higher or any 2000-level credit hours that have a course prerequisite1  
General Elective6  
CRIM, SOCI, or cross-listed CRIM/SOCI electives numbered 3000-level or higher  3
General Elective  10
Year Total: 15 13
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120