The Palmetto College Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice is intended to provide students who have earned 60 hours of college credit
with the opportunity to complete their degree in an online program. Course work is typically offered in a fast-paced 8-week format. For more
information visit http://palmettocollege.sc.edu.
Bachelor of Science
Palmetto College Major in Criminal Justice
112 College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
2019-2020 USC Upstate Catalog
Requirement Area Sub Area /
hours Courses Completed
English 6 ENGL U101, ENGL U102; HONS U101
Speech 3 SPCH U201, U201R
II. Mathematics, Logic &
Mathematics 3 MATH U120 or MATH U121
4 ASTR U111/U111L; BIOL U110/L; CHEM U101/L, U106/L, U109/L; GEOL
U101/L, U102/L, U103/L, U121/U123L; or PHYS U101/U101L
3 LOGC U205, U207; GEOG U201; or HONS U121
3 CSCI U138; DGST U101; INFO U101 or MUSC U162
IV. Fine Arts, Humanities
Fine Arts 3 AFAM U204; ARTH U101, U105, U106; ENGL U208; HONS U120; MUSC
U110, U140; SOST U201; THEA U161, U170
History 3 HIST U101, U102, U105, or U106
The minimum acceptable level of competency is completion of the 101 level of a language. Students who place into the 102 or higher level of a language satisfy
the language requirement but will have additional hours in general education electives, if hours are required by their degree program.
V. Foreign Language &
Choose any 2:
ASLG U101, U102: CHIN U101, U102; FREN U101, U102; GERM U101,
U102; SPAN U101, U102
VI. Social & Behavioral
9 PSYC U101, SOCY U101, & POLI U101
Choose from the options below if hours are required in the major.
VII. General Education
0-6 Any General Education course or courses.
1 Students who place into the 102 level of a language must complete three (3) hours of language and will have an additional three (3) hours in general education electives. Students
who place into the 201 level or higher of a language satisfy the language requirement but will have an additional six (6) hours in general education electives. It is not necessary for
all 6 hours to be from the same language.