LAW, CRIME FORENSICS AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
TRANSFER STUDENT ADVISEMENT SERVICES
TRANSFER MAP Select programs at OSU-Tulsa establish a foundation in the study of human beings in a social context, the dynamics of interpersonal interaction and relationships, global societies’ composition and global interrelationships. You will gain a strong background in research methods, class, race, religion, ethnicity and gender, in addition to a historical insight into some of the world’s most influential thinkers. Options are available with emphasis on law, crime, social justice and social services. Degrees in this area are good foundational degrees for students interested in graduate study, including law school.
Evening, hybrid and online courses make it easy for students to pursue a degree while working.
• 46 hours must be upper-division. • GPA required for graduation depends on major and degree plan. • At least: 60 hours at a four-year institution; 30 hours completed at OSU; 15 of the final 30 or 50% of the upper-division hours in the major field completed at OSU. Limit of: one-half of major course requirements as transfer work; one-fourth of hours earned by correspondence; eight transfer correspondence hours.
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST? OSU is one of the best values in the Big 12 and has lower tuition and fees than many Tulsa-area schools and online-only institutions. Students taking 15 credit hours (full time) will pay approximately $5,237.25 per semester in tuition and fees and an estimated $630 for books and supplies. There is an additional fee for online courses. (Estimates based on 2017-2018 tuition and fee charges. Books and supplies will vary based on classes taken each semester.) OSU-Tulsa offers financial aid, scholarships and tuition waivers, with several dedicated specifically to transfer students. Possible options for students in these majors include: • OSU-Tulsa Transfer Tuition Waiver Scholarship or • Regents Distinguished Transfer-Waiver Scholarship Contact the OSU-Tulsa Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid at 918-594-8273 or firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
• Comparative Perspectives of Criminal Justice Systems • Criminal Behavior Analysis • Criminalistics: Introduction to Forensic Sciences • Criminology • Juvenile Delinquency • Sociology of Law and Legal Institutions • Sociology of Punishment
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE? Use this chart below to see how long it will take you to complete your bachelor’s degree at OSU-Tulsa if you transfer with 60 credit hours from your two-year institution. If you transfer with fewer than 60 credit hours, the number of semesters will increase accordingly. CREDIT HOURS/SEMESTER
You can increase the credit hours you take each semester by taking classes online or in a hybrid format, where classes meet one or two times in person and the rest of the time online.
YOUR MAP. YOUR DEGREE. YOUR CAREER.
Your Map to Success
Steps to take on your way to earning your OSU degree in Tulsa: FRESHMAN YEAR @ TWO-YEAR SCHOOL
SOPHOMORE YEAR @ TWO-YEAR SCHOOL
Meet with your academic advisor.
Complete admissions application to OSU.
Meet with an OSU-Tulsa academic counselor.
Meet with your academic advisor.
OSU-Tulsa has representatives on TCC campuses regularly and academic counselors can meet by appointment.
Meet with an OSU-Tulsa academic counselor to discuss how the credits you’re taking will transfer. Connect with faculty at OSU-Tulsa to learn more about the program and introduce yourself. Your OSU-Tulsa academic counselor can help with this.
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Submit your FAFSA with school code 003170 along with your OSU application to be considered for scholarships and financial aid.
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Attend Transfer Day in the spring or fall to finalize your transfer to OSU-Tulsa.
JUNIOR YEAR @ OSU-TULSA Meet with your OSU-Tulsa academic counselor to choose your classes.
Meet with your OSU-Tulsa academic counselor to make sure you’re on track to graduate.
Network with your peers and build experience for your resume by joining a student organization.
Complete graduation application prior to the beginning of your final semester.
Consider adding a minor to gain additional skills or pursue your unique interests.
Volunteer or complete an internship to gain valuable experience in your field.
Polish your research skills by attending workshops at the OSU-Tulsa Library.
Consider participating in research with faculty.
Research graduate degree and certificate options. Connect with OSU-Tulsa Career Services to explore internship opportunities and discuss your career goals.
Transfer admission requirements: 2.00 GPA for 60+ hours; 2.25 GPA for 24-59 hours; 2.25 GPA plus high school admissions requirements for 7-23 hours.
CAREER PATHS • Lawyer • Corrections officer • Law enforcement • Rehabilitation counselor • Juvenile court worker • Probation and parole • Forensics/investigation • Victim services
SENIOR YEAR @ OSU-TULSA
Attend Career Services workshops for job searching, resumes and interviews, then attend the OSU-Tulsa Career Fair. Apply to jobs or graduate programs. Walk in OSU-Tulsa’s Graduation Ceremony.
POTENTIAL EMPLOYERS • Program administrator • City management • Legislative aide • Non-profit work • Social worker • Forensic psychologist • Victim services specialist
• Federal, state, tribal or local government agencies • Non-profit organizations • Insurance companies • Hospitals and health care providers • Law enforcement agencies • Consulting firms • Colleges and universities • Private industry
Some of these careers may require extra training or education.
SALARY POTENTIAL In 2018, graduates of programs related to law, crime, forensics and social justice reported median salaries of $34,014-$80,394 per year.
GRADUATE STUDY Graduates often continue their education by pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree or graduate certificate. Related graduate programs available at OSU include: • Sociology, master’s and doctoral • • Forensic Science, master’s •• * Available at OSU Stillwater
• Counseling, master’s • Human Development and Family Sciences, master’s
•• Available at OSU Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
OSU-TULSA PROSPECTIVE STUDENT SERVICES 918-594-8355 | email@example.com | tulsa.okstate.edu/transfer Interested in pursuing this program at OSU in Stillwater? We can put you in touch with a transfer admissions counselor.
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