Catalog 2016-2017 > College of Social Sciences, Mathematics and Education > Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice > Criminology and Criminal Justice > Criminal Investigation Minor
The criminal investigation minor is designed to provide students with substantive courses of study related to the investigation of criminal activity. The program incorporates the study of criminological theory with scientific methods and behavioral concepts necessary for the successful apprehension and prosecution of criminal offenders. Students develop critical thinking skills and analytical abilities that will be invaluable for those pursuing law or graduate school, as well as those seeking careers as forensic scientists or criminal investigators. Criminology and criminal justice majors are ineligible to earn a criminal investigation minor.
Total Credit Hours: 24