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2+2 Transfer Pathway Guides

2+2 with SUNY Fredonia

B.A. Criminal Justice (CJ34)

MCC Degree Awarded:

Criminal Justice A.S. (CJ01)

Please note that some courses required in a 2+2 Transfer Pathway may not be required for the MCC program. This could have financial aid implications. Students should meet with their department or with a transfer counselor to discuss an academic plan and recommended sequence of courses.
2020-2021
2+2Sheet

Distribution Requirements
Credit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours
ENG 101 - College Composition OR ENG 200 - Advanced Composition
3
CRJ 101 - Introduction to Criminal Justice OR PLE 101- Fundamentals of Policing
Required for 2+2 CJ34 CRJ 101
3
CRJ 103 - Constitutional Law and Rights of People
3
HSM 103 - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Terrorism and Homeland OR POS 102 - American National Government - WR Recommended for 2+2 CJ34 POS 102
3
ENG 109 - Crime Fiction OR SPC 141 - Interpersonal Speech Communication OR SPC 144- Communication and Crisis
3
First Semester Total:
15
SECOND SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CRJ 104 - Criminal Law OR PLE 101- Fundamentals of Policing
Required for 2+2 CJ34 CRJ 104
3
CRJ 204 - Juvenile Justice
3
SUNY-NS Elective*
4
PHL 250 - Professional Ethics - WR
3
PSY 101 - Introduction to Psychological Science
3
Second Semester Total:
16
THIRD SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours
MTH 160 - Statistics I
3
SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology - WR
3
SUNY-FL Elective*
3
CRJ 121 - Criminal Justice Education Internship I# OR PLE 204 - Practicum in Policing II
Required for 2+2 CJ34 CRJ 121
3
Program Elective Required for 2+2 CJ34 CRJ 170 Introduction to Corrections which is a required course at Fredonia and/or CRJ 209 Crime Scene Management which is an elective in the major.
3
Third Semester Total:
15
FOURTH SEMESTER: 14 Credit Hours
CRJ 211 - Community Values and the Administration of Justice OR PLE 103 - The Community & Policing: Serving Special Populations
Required for 2+2 CJ34 CRJ 211
3
SOC 203 - Criminology-WR
3
MCC-HW Elective* OR PLE 102 Police Proficiencies and Procedures
Required for 2+2 CJ34 MCC-HW
2
Program Elective** Required for 2+2 CJ34 CRJ 170 Introduction to Corrections which is a required course at Fredonia and/or CRJ 209 Crime Scene Management which is an elective in the major.
3
Program Elective**Required for 2+2 CJ34 CRJ 170 Introduction to Corrections which is a required course at Fredonia and/or CRJ 209 Crime Scene Management which is an elective in the major.
3
Fourth Semester Total:
14
TOTAL CREDITS
60
Additional Program Information:
*When choosing SUNY Elective and MCC Elective courses, refer to SUNY General Education Courses: http://www.monroecc.edu/etsdbs/MCCatPub.nsf/suny+gen+ed?OpenView AND
MCC General Education Courses: http://www.monroecc.edu/etsdbs/MCCatPub.nsf/mcc+gen+ed?OpenView
**Choose from: CRJ 102, 170, 171, 172, 201, 203, 207, 209, 217; LAW 101: PLE 102; HON 195 or HON 295, but not both, as a program elective option for only those students seeking an Honors Certificate. Verify transfer equivalent with Fredonia.
NOTE: Students who have met 7/10/30 SUNY Gen Ed courses as indicated on their GETA will have satisfied the Fredonia Foundations general education requirement.

NOTE: Beginning Fall 2021, students may apply a maximum of 60 transfer credits at the lower division (Fredonia equivalent courses at the 100/200 level towards their baccalaureate degree). Students may apply an additional 15 credits at the upper division (Fredonia equivalent courses at the 300/400 level towards their baccalaureate degree).

NOTE: Students must complete a minimum of 24 credit hours of course work in the criminal justice major at Fredonia. A maximum of 18 credit hours of course work completed elsewhere that are similar to classes in the major offered at Fredonia will be accepted toward completion of the B.A. degree in Criminal Justice.
NOTE: Fredonia requires students earn a C or higher in all courses required for the major.

NOTE: AP, IB, CLEP, HIGH SCHOOL DUAL CREDIT COURSES, ONLINE COURSES: Credits showing as accepted at MCC may not be transferable. Students should meet with a representative of the four year college or the MCC Advisement and Transfer Services to determine if those credits are transferable.

Grade Point Average:
2.50 GPA required for continuation at Fredonia in the Criminal Justice major.
B.A. Criminal Justice: https://www.fredonia.edu/academics/colleges-schools/college-liberal-arts-sciences/criminal-justice

Requirements for all Fredonia 2+2 Programs: Matriculated, Continuous, Full Time Enrollment (12 or more credit hours)
The Criminal Justice A.S. (CJ01) will be the degree student is audited against and awarded from MCC.
Documentation source: MCC Advisement & Transfer Services 2020-2021.