2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 07, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Crime, Law, and Deviance Minor

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College of Sciences
Department of Sociology
Howard Phillips Hall (HPH), 403


Lecturer, Social Science Program Director and Sociology Undergraduate Director: Dr. Michael Armato

The Crime, Law, and Deviance minor examines matters of sociological interest related to the study and understanding of deviant, delinquent, and criminal behavior, the relationship between law and society, and victimology. The minor facilitates an understanding of crime and deviance from a sociological perspective and prepares students for careers and graduate school in related fields.

Minor Admission Requirements

  • The minor is not open to sociology majors.
  • Courses used to satisfy the Restricted Electives of this minor cannot be used to satisfy other sociology minors.

Minor Requirements

  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in courses used in the minor.
  • At least 12 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the Department of Sociology.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

Required Courses (6 Credit Hours)

Required: Complete one of the following: (3 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives (12 Credit Hours)

Select from the following:

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18

Other Requirements

  • None

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