Forensic Studies Minor – 18-21 hours

SOC – 236Criminology (3 cr.)
SOC – 240Introduction to Forensic Studies (3 cr.)
GEO – 203Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (3 cr.)

Electives chosen from lists below (9 credit hours)

Electives for the following majors (Chemistry, Biology, Computers Science, Math and Public Health; with at least 6 hours in the same discipline)
POL – 100American Political Systems (3 cr.)
POL – 200Law and Society (3 cr.)
POL – 305Public Administration (3 cr.)
POL – 340State & Local Political Systems (3 cr.)
POL – 401Moot Court (3 cr.)
PSY – 100Introduction to Psychology (3 cr.)
PSY – 320Abnormal Psychology (3 cr.)
SOC – 100Principles of Sociology (3 cr.)
SOC – 231Social Problems (3 cr.)
SOC – 242Deviance and Society (3 cr.)
SOC – 342Juvenile Delinquency (3 cr.)
SOC – 343Sociology of Murder (3 cr.)
SOC – 442The Color of Crime (3 cr.)
SOC – 443Women and Crime (3 cr.)
SOC – 446Drugs and Society (3 cr.)
SOC – 480Community Internship (varied course cr.)
(Special topics in various disciplines approved by advisor)
Electives for all other majors (than those listed above; with at least 6 hours in the same discipline)
BIO – 105Modern Biological Concepts (3 cr.)
BIO – 145Modern Biological Concepts Laboratory (1 cr.)
BIO – 110Principles of Biology (3 cr.)
BIO – 151Principles of Biology Laboratory (1 cr.)
BIO – 205Biology and Society (3 cr.)
BIO – 211Plant Biology (3 cr.)
BIO – 241Plant Biology Laboratory (1 cr.)
BIO – 222Animal Biology (2 cr.)
BIO – 242Animal Biology Laboratory (2 cr.)
BIO – 254Evolution of Biological Systems (3 cr.)
BIO – 338Human Anatomy and Physiology I (3 cr.)
BIO – 348Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory (1 cr.)
BIO – 339Human Anatomy and Physiology II (3 cr.)
BIO – 349Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE – 111General Chemistry I (3 cr.)
CHE – 141General Chemistry I Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE – 112General Chemistry II (3 cr.)
CHE – 142General Chemistry II Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE – 350Quantitative Analytical Chemistry (4 cr.)
CS – 140Databases (1 cr.)
CS – 156Web Site Design & Management (3 cr.)
CS – 190Beginning Programming (3 cr.)
CS – 212Object Oriented Programming (3 cr.)
CS – 230Web Programming with Databases (3 cr.)
CS – 312Information Systems Management (3 cr.)
CS – 326Networking and Operating Systems (3 cr.)
GEO – 200Earth Science (3 cr.)
GEO – 240Earth Science Laboratory (1 cr.)
GEO – 206Meteorology (3 cr.)
MAT – 345Statistics II (3 cr.)
MAT – 348Nonparametric Statistics (3 cr.)
PHY – 211General Physics I (3 cr.)
PHY – 241Physics I Laboratory (1 cr.)
OR
PHY – 207College Physics I (3 cr.)
PHY – 241Physics I Laboratory (1 cr.)
OR
PHY – 212General Physics II (3 cr.)
PHY – 242Physics II Laboratory (1 cr.)
OR
PHY – 208College Physics II (3 cr.)
PHY – 242Physics II Laboratory (1 cr.)
PHS – 101Introduction to Public Health (3 cr.)
PHS – 301Biostatistics (3 cr.)
OR
BIO – 301Biostatistics (3 cr.)
PHS – 302Epidemiology (3 cr.)
SOC – 480Community Internship (varied course cr.)
(Special topics in various disciplines approved by the advisor)

Contact Information
Lori Brown
Program Coordinator, Criminology
212 Joyner Hall
(919) 760-8590
brownlo@meredith.edu
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