Criminal Justice Studies
Major department advisors answered a few questions to assist you with your first-semester class selection.
|What are some of the highlights and features to know about this major?||We now informally allow any 8 electives instead two in each of our 4 elective categories.|
|When should I first meet with my major department?||Anytime.|
|How will I be assigned to a major advisor and how do I contact them?||Contact any advisor during office hours or via email; we do not assign students to a major advisor.|
|Where can I find information about major advising?||http://cj.sfsu.edu/staff|
|Does this major require any pre-work from me before I attend orientation or register for classes?||No.|
|What should I do if my major core and/or prequisite courses are full?||Take electives offered by other departments and to work on upper division GE.|
|What upper division courses should I take in my first semester as a transfer student for this major?||CJ 300, CJ GWAR and any CJ electives|
|Are there any prerequisites to these upper division courses for the major?||ENG 214 for GWAR; critical thinking lower division for CJ 300|
|Are there any registration blocks or holds in the system for this major, and if so, what do I do/who do I contact to clear them?||Students cannot register for courses unless they have 60 units; currently there is no process to clear this.|
|Does this major have an approved Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) roadmap?||
Yes, Administration of Justice. We will also accept Social Justice, Sociology and Law and Public Policy.
|Are there any courses I should take first as a Freshman to get started in this major and/or are there any lower division GE course requirements that I can take that will also count toward this major?||Not applicable.|
|Are there entry or prerequisite requirements for these Freshmen courses?||
|Can any of my AP or IB tests count toward requirements in this major?||Not applicable.|
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