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2012-2013 Catalog

Instructional Area

Criminal Justice (CRIJ)


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CRIJ 6300:

Selected Topics in Criminal Justice
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Topics to be related to the criminal justice field.

CRIJ 6322:

Criminological Research Design and Quantitative Analysis
Cr. 3. (3-3-0). Prerequisites: Graduate student, College Algebra, and 3 hours of statistics at any college level.
Methods and techniques of research and research design; conducting and assessing research in the criminal justice agency management environment; the use of descriptive and inferential statistics and computer applications as used in criminal justice research.

CRIJ 6330:

Advanced Criminology
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
History of criminological thought, etiology of criminal behavior, and analysis and evaluation of contemporary criminological theories.

CRIJ 6331:

Advanced Patterns & Typologies
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Patterns of criminal behavior, career criminal data, and systematic classification of criminal behavior. Emphasis placed on serial murder and forensic techniques.

CRIJ 6332:

Advanced Criminal Justice Administration
Cr. 3. (3-3-0). Prerequisites: Graduate student.
Study of contemporary theories of management and supervision from an interpersonal relations standpoint. Emphasis on establishing and maintaining effective communications and a supportive environment.