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2010-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
2010-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminology and Criminal Justice (BA)

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Criminology and Criminal Justice Department

The BA in Criminology and Criminal Justice provides a foundation of knowledge for students interested in a variety of careers both in and out of the formal justice system. This degree program covers criminological theory, policing, courts and adjudication, corrections, research methodology, justice administration and special topics of criminal justice. The BA in Criminology and Criminal Justice prepares students for careers in law inforcement, corrections, juvenile casework, probation, parole, and other careers in the criminal justice system. It also provides a foundation for students who wish to pursue advanced degrees in the study of criminology and justice studies.


Requirements for the Major

Community Corrections Specialization - 15 credits

Optional Specialization: This specialization is not part of the above major core/cognates. This specialization can be taken as part of the free electives component for Criminology majors.

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