Dec 03, 2023  
2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Guide SCC AAS Law Enforcement to UCM BS Criminal Justice and Criminology

Saint Charles Community College

The below courses are required for Criminal Justice and Criminology majors and can be fulfilled at SCC as part of the AAS Law Enforcement requirements. If these courses are not taken at SCC, they must be completed at UCM. The full list of SCC AAS requirements can be found in the SCC catalog.

Students who transfer to UCM with a completed Associate of Applied Science degree will need to complete the General Education  program at UCM.

AAS General Education Requirements: 24 Semester Hours

The following courses will be taken as part of the AAS at SCC and fulfill UCM general education requirements (listed in parentheses).

AAS Core Course Requirements: 23-28 Semester Hours

AAS Law Enforcement Option: 15 Semester Hours

Minimum Total Hours Required for SCC AAS: 62-68 Semester Hours

UCM BS Criminal Justice and Criminology

The below list of courses represents the requirements a student will have left to complete after transferring to UCM with an Associate of Applied Science degree. Any courses listed above not taken at SCC must be completed as part of the BS requirements.

General Education Requirements: 21 Semester Hours

21 out of 42 required hours can be fulfilled at SCC (see above). Choose 17 more hours. See The General Education Program Requirements  for a full list of requirements. Please work with your UCM Success Advisor to enroll.

Hours may vary depending on transfer coursework.

Free Choice Electives: 16-22 Semester Hours

Free choice elective hours may vary depending on transfer coursework and course selection at UCM.

Students must take at least 30 upper-level (3000/4000) hours to graduate. Courses taken at SCC that articulate to upper-level UCM courses do not count towards upper-level hours.

Minimum Total Hours Required for BS: 120 Semester Hours

This guide is based on the UCM 2020 Undergraduate Catalog and is subject to change. This guide is a recommendation only and your actual program may vary. Time to degree completion and course sequencing will depend on any credits transferred to UCM and on planned placement in math, reading, and writing. See the current UCM Undergraduate Catalog and SCC Course Catalog for a complete listing of academic policies, curriculum, prerequisites, and course descriptions.