2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 21, 2021  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Crime, Law, and Deviance Minor

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College of Sciences
Department of Sociology,
Howard Phillips Hall, Room: 403

Dr. Elizabeth E. Mustaine, libby@ucf.edu, 407-823-3744

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 are expected to have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the minor and earn a “C” or better in each course used to satisfy the minor.
  • At least 15 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)

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18

Other Requirements

  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • No Internship, Experiential Education or Independent Study credit can be used toward the minor.

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