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Criminal Justice Administration Concentration

​Criminal Justice Administration prepares students for criminal justice professions by developing the leadership and administrative skills needed for the daily challenges facing law enforcement agencies, the courts, and corrections institutions. Through a social justice perspective, students in this concentration develop more just and humane responses as agents of criminal legal system.

Students in the Criminal Justice Administration Concentration will be required to register for 2 Criminology courses from the list below (courses in gray are coming soon):

Course Title Quarter Hours
Choose two of the following:8
CRIM 206
CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS
CRIM 207
LAW ENFORCEMENT MANAGEMENT
CRIM 209
CRIME AND PUNISHMENT
CRIM 235
JUVENILE DELINQUENCY
CRIM 264
FORENSIC SCIENCE
CRIM 290
SPECIAL TOPICS
CRIM 306
ETHICS IN CRIMINOLOGY
CRIM 309
FEDERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES
CRIM 312
21ST CENTURY POLICING
CRIM 390
SPECIAL TOPICS
CRIM 398
INTERNSHIP

In addition, students in the Criminal Justice Administration Concentration will be required to choose 3 elective courses from the list below:

Course Title Quarter Hours
Choose three of the following:12
CRIM 105
CRIME AND THE MEDIA
CRIM 208
LATINOS AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
CRIM 215
GANGS IN SOCIETY
CRIM 218
COMMUNITIES AND CRIME
CRIM 225
COMMUNITY NON-VIOLENCE
CRIM 228
CRIME PREVENTION
CRIM 240
CRIMES OF THE STATE
CRIM 257
SCHOOL VIOLENCE, DISCIPLINE AND JUSTICE
CRIM 325
US POLITICAL PRISONERS AND CRIMES OF CONSCIENCE
CRIM 337
DRUGS AND SOCIETY
CRIM 345
WHITE COLLAR AND CORPORATE CRIME
ANT 274
FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY
SOC 316
STREET GANGS
SOC 322
TREATMENT AND PREVENTION OF DELINQUENCY
INT 324
INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC LAW FROM COLONIALISM TO GLOBALIZATION
INT 325
LAW OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANZIATIONS, NGOS AND GLOBAL GOVERNANCE
PHL 234
PHILOSOPHY AND MODERN SOCIETY
PHL 241
ETHICS AND PUBLIC POLICY
PPS 201
PUBLIC POLICY AND URBAN ISSUES
PPS 301
PUBLIC POLICY AND POLITICS
PPS 302
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND POLICY
PSC 260
LAW AND THE POLITICAL SYSTEM
PSC 261
FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHTS
PSC 262
RIGHTS OF DEFENDANTS
PSC 362
THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
PSC 366
NATIONAL SECURITY AND THE U.S. CONSTITUTION

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