College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

MS in Criminal Justice

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Degree Requirements

Total credits: 30

 

Seven Core Courses

CRIM 511 Evidence-based Crime and Justice Policy 3
CRIM 512 Implementing Crime and Justice Policy 3
CRIM 513 Leadership in Justice Organizations 3
CRIM 514 Legal and Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice 3
CRIM 515 Criminal Justice Research Methods and Data Analysis 3
CRIM 516 Evaluation of Crime and Justice Policies and Practices 3
CRIM 517 Research Practicum in Justice Policy and Practice 3
Total Credits 21

Electives

Select three courses from the following:

CRIM 509 Justice Organizations and Processes  
CRIM 510 Policing in a Democratic Society  
CRIM 521 The Constitution, Criminal Procedure, and Security  
CRIM 523 Law and Social Control  
CRIM 541 Conduct of Justice Organizations at the Street Level  
CRIM 544 Corrections  
CRIM 545 Crime Analysis  
CRIM 561 Politics of Crime Policy  
CRIM 562 Crime and Place  
CRIM 595 Special Topics  
Total Credits 9

  

 

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