Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR)

The Department of Criminal Justice Studies has designated two GWAR courses: CJ 323: Ethics in Criminal Justice and CJ 330: Research Methods in Criminal Justice. Students who take and pass CJ 323 (beginning in Fall 2010) or CJ 330 (beginning in Spring 2011) will not have to take the JEPET or ENG 414. Completing CJ 323 or CJ 330 will fulfill the upper division writing requirements for graduation.


ENG 214 with a grade of C- or better; CJ 300 or concurrent enrollment; CJ major standing


A grade of C or better in GWAR courses is required to meet the writing requirement