Academics

Outcome Objectives of the Criminal Justice Program      

Upon completion of this program, it is expected that students will:

  1. Demonstrate mastery of the theories, principles and practices of criminal justice, including constitutional principles, judicial and correctional processes, legal institutions, and methods of law enforcement;

  2. Have a general understanding and appreciation of the role of the criminal justice system at local, state, and federal levels; and

  3. Demonstrate knowledge of appropriate codes of professional ethics and the capability to critically and reflectively engage ethical issues in criminal justice, particularly questions of social responsibility and professional decision-making.