Minors in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice master the foundational courses in criminology and criminal justice.  Minors can also specialize further in their elective courses.  These may include courses in security, policing, corrections, and juvenile justice.  A minor in criminology and criminal justice in combination with a student’s major can enhance the student’s career possibilities.  Students might wish to think about a minor as the applied part of their major. Student’s pursuing a degree in psychology can minor in SCCJ and focus on the psychology of crime while computer science majors can focus on cyber-security. There are a multitude of exciting degree combinations that a student can pursue by minoring in criminology and criminal justice.