CSCU Pathway Transfer, A.A. degree programs are for Connecticut Community College students who wish to transfer to one of the Connecticut State Universities or Charter Oak without either losing any credits or being required to take extra credits in order to complete a bachelor’s degree in that same discipline. Community College students can complete associate degree programs that transfer without hassle to all Connecticut State Universities and Charter Oak State College offering their major. Upon transfer, students are guaranteed full junior status and can complete a bachelor’s degree in their major without losing any credits or be required to take any extra credits.
With this degree you will be able to transfer to the following majors:
At Central Connecticut State University: Criminology, B.A.
At Eastern Connecticut State University: Sociology with Criminology Minor, B.A.
At Southern Connecticut State University: Sociology with Criminal Justice Concentration, B.A.
At Western Connecticut State University: Justice and Law Administration with Corrections, Probation, and Offender Rehab Option, B.S.
Justice and Law Administration with Law Enforcement Option, B.S.
Justice and Law Administration with Legal Studies Option, B.S.
Justice and Law Administration with Paralegal Studies Option, B.S.
Justice and Law Administration with Criminology Option, B.S.
At Charter Oak State College: Criminal Justice, B.A.
Below is the recommended course of study for the Criminology Studies Transfer Degree. In order to graduate and be guaranteed admission to a State University or to Charter Oak State College, you must earn an overall 2.0 grade point average.
Upon successful completion of the CSCU Pathway Transfer: Criminology Studies degree program, students will have met the following competency outcomes and goals:
- Aesthetic Dimensions
- Continuing Learning/Information Literacy
- Critical Analysis/Logical Thinking
- Quantitative Reasoning
- Historical Knowledge and Understanding
- Oral Communications
- Scientific Reasoning
- Scientific Knowledge and Understanding
- Social Phenomena
- Written Communication
CSCU Pathway Transfer: Criminology Studies Requirements
- ENG* 101: Composition 3 Credits
- MAT* 165: Elementary Statistics with Computer Applications 4 Credits
- CJS* 101: Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 Credits
- Choose one Unrestricted Elective (CJS* 105 , CJS* 294 , POL* 111 , POL* 112 recommended) 3 Credits
- SOC* 101: Principles of Sociology 3 Credits
- ENG* 110: Introduction to Literature 3 Credits or
- ENG* 200: Advanced Composition 3 Credits
- Choose on Oral Communication course 3 Credits
- Choose any Historical Knowledge and Understanding course 3 Credits
- PSY* 111: General Psychology I 3 Credits
- CJS* 102: Introduction to Corrections 3 Credits
- CJS* 120: Police and the Community 3 Credits
- Choose any Scientific Reasoning course 3 Credits
- Choose any Aesthetic Dimensions course 3 Credits
- Choose one Additional General Education I or II course 3 Credits
- Choose one Unrestricted Elective (CJS* 105 , CJS* 211 , CJS* 220 , CJS* 225 , CJS* 294 , SOC* 241 , POL* 111 , POL* 112 , or POL* 212 recommended) 3 Credits
- CJS* 213: Evidence & Courtroom Procedure 3 Credits
- SOC* 240: Criminology 3 Credits
- Choose any Scientific Knowledge course 3 Credits
- Choose any Continued Learning and Information Literacy course 3 Credits
- Choose one course from CJS* 211 , CJS* 220 , CJS* 225 , CJS* 294 , or SOC* 241
Total Minimum Credits Required: 61