Criminal Justice, M.S.

This program is offered by the Criminology/Criminal Justice Department

Program Description

Prepares graduates for leadership positions as correctional officer supervisors, criminologists, investigators, government agencies, security management, criminal profilers, and management positions. Graduates apply social and psychological models of crime and intervention to offender populations and analyze functions between diverse criminal justice systems: police, courts, and corrections.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Collect and analyze data to evaluate criminal justice policies and programs
  2. Present research proposals and findings to criminal justice professionals
  3. Analyze functions and relations between diverse criminal justice systems
  4. Apply social and psychological models of crime and intervention to relevant offender populations....