Jan 29, 2023  
2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Guide GCCC AS Criminal Justice to UCM BS Criminal Justice


Garden City Community College


The below courses are required for BS Criminal Justice majors and can be fulfilled at GCCC as part of the AS Criminal Justice requirements. If any of the below courses are not taken at GCCC, they must be completed at UCM. The full list of GCCC AS requirements can be found in the GCCC Catalog.​

Only courses with a grade of C or better (including transfer courses) may be used to fulfill a core requirement in any major or minor offered exclusively by the Department of Criminal Justice.

AS General Education Requirements: 30 Semester Hours


Students who transfer to UCM with a completed Associate of Science degree will need to complete the general education program at UCM. The below courses required by the AS Criminal Justice degree at GCCC fulfill general education requirements at UCM. See The General Education Program Requirements  page for full list of requirements.

AS Required Program Courses: 25 Semester Hours


AS Recommended Elective Courses: 12 Semester Hours


**CRIM 110 Criminal Procedures (3) is listed at GCCC as a recommended elective course.

Minimum Total Hours Required for GCCC AS: 60-67 Semester Hours


UCM BS Criminal Justice


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

Major Requirements: 21 Semester Hours


Courses must be completed with a C or higher.

General Education Requirements: 21 Semester Hours


All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. 21 hours can be completed at GCCC (see above).

Free Choice Electives: 11-18 Semester Hours


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

Students must complete a minimum of 30 upper-level hours (3000/4000). Courses taken at GCCC that transfer to UCM as upper-level courses do not count towards upper-level hours.

Minimum Total Hours Required for BS: 120 Semester Hours


This guide is based on the UCM 2019 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 GCCC Course Catalog for a complete listing of academic policies, curriculum, prerequisites, and course descriptions.