University of Houston-Victoria

Admissions

Transfer Plan for Lone Star College - Criminal Justice

Bachelor of Science

(University minimum requirements 120 hours)

Core Requirements (Community College Course Work)

Education - 3 s.h.
  • EDUC 1300
Criminal Justice
  • CRIJ 1301, 1306, 1310, 2313 and 2328
English - 6 s.h.
  • English 1301 and 1302
Language, Philosophy, and Culture - 3 s.h.
Select one from
  • ARAB 2311 or 2312
  • CHIN 2311 or 2312
  • ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328, 2332, 2333, 2341 or 2351
  • FREN 2311 or 2312
  • GERM 2311 or 2312
  • HUMA 1301, 1302, 1305, 1311 or 2319
  • ITAL 2311 or 2312
  • JAPN 2311 or 2312
  • PHIL 1301, 1304, 2306, 2307, 2316 or 2321
  • PORT 2311 or 2312
  • SGNL 2301 or 2302
  • SPAN 2311, 2312, 2313 or 2315
Speech - 3 s.h.
Select one from
  • SPCH 1311, 1315, 1318 or 1321 
Mathematics - 3 s.h.
Select one from
  • MATH 1314, 1316, 1324, 1325, 1332, 1342, 1350, 1351, 2318, 2412, 2413, or 2414
  • PHIL 2303
Natural Sciences - 8 s.h.
Select two from (2 semesters of the same science required)
  • Biology 1406, 1407, 1408, 1409, 1414, 2401, 2402, 2404, 2406, 2420, or 2421
  • Chemistry 1405, 1407, 1411, 1412, 2423, or 2425
  • Environmental Science 1401 or 1402
  • Geology 1403, 1404, 1405, or 1445
  • Physical Science 1401, 1402, 1403, 1404, 1410, 2425, or 2426
Creative Arts - 3 s.h.
Select one from
  • Arts 1301, 1303, or 1304
  • Drama 1310 or 2366
  • Music 1306, 1307, or 1310
History - 6 s.h.
Select two from
  • History 1301
  • History 1302 or 2301
Government - 6 s.h.
  • Government 2305 and 2306

Social/Behavioral Science - 6 s.h.

  • Psychology 2301
  • Sociology 1301

Computer Literacy - 3 s.h.

  • Computer Science 1301

Physical Education - 2 s.h.

  • PHEN 1164

Upper-Division Courses (UHV Course Work)

  • ENGL 3430 - Professional Writing
  • CRIJ 3310 - Foundations of Criminal Justice
  • CRIJ 3314 - Criminal Justice Administration
  • CRIJ 3316 - Ethics of Social Control
  • CRIJ 3318 - Criminology
  • CRIJ 3324 - Research Method in Criminal Justice 1
  • CRIJ 4320 - Senior Seminar
  • CRIJ 4424 - Research Method in Criminal Justice 2
  • CRIJ 3321 - American Court Systems**
  • CRIJ 4313 - Juvenile Justice System**
  • CRIJ 4321 - Policing a Democratic Society**
  • PSYC 4311 or 4312
  • Natural Science w/ Lab - 11 s.h. Natural Science (2 Labs)

Elective Hours - 23 s.h., 9 of which must be Upper Division

NOTES:

EDUC 1300 is required for all First Time in College (FTIC) students at Lone Star College. If not FTIC, take COSC 1301 (less than 5 years old) to satisfy institutional requirement at UHV. Students who are FTIC are still required to complete COSC 1301.

CRIJ 3310 and CRIJ 3318 are gateway courses and must be taken within the first two semesters of upper level coursework.

No more than one grade below “C” in ENGL 3430, CRIJ 3310, 3314, 3316, 3318, 3324, and 4320 will be accepted toward graduation.

Lower-division major core requirement at UHV; A maximum of 2 grades of “D” may be used in these courses and all coursework taken at UHV. Lower-division major core requirements and coursework taken at UHV must be less than 10 years old at the time of graduation.

LD = Lower Division (Community College-Level: Freshman, 1000-level/Sophomore, 2000-level)
UD = Upper Division (University-Level: Junior, 3000-level/Senor, 4000-level)
s.h.= Semester Hours