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Criminal Justice Options

CRJU 3107. Statistics for Criminal Justice and Sociology (3-0-3) Prerequisite: One of the following math courses with a grade of “C” or better: MATH 1001, MATH 1101, MATH 1111, MATH 1113, MATH 1125, or MATH 1131. An introduction to the major concepts, techniques, and application of statistical methods for the social sciences. Topics include the role of statistics in the analysis of data, organization of data, measures of central tendency and dispersion, probability, sampling, inferential statistics, correlation, and hypothesis tests.

CRJU 3136. Criminal Justice Ethics (3-0-3) Prerequisite: Junior standing. Current issues in the ethics of law enforcement, courts, corrections, or criminal justice.

CRJU 4167. Multiculturalism in Criminal Justice (3-0-3) Examination of issues of cultural diversity that exist in the criminal justice system, to include discrimination, disparities, hate crimes, various miscarriages of justice, and the growing number of diverse populations entering society.

CRJU 4169. Technical Writing in Criminal Justice (3-0-3) Prerequisite: Junior standing. This course helps students improve the technical writing skills required in all criminal justice fields. Special emphasis will be placed on essential, objective, and factual report writing, note taking, the writing of extensive agency and court narratives, and the writing of social histories/reports when necessary. The provision of basic computer skills will also be included.

CRJU 4210. Criminal Justice Capstone Course (3-0-3) Prerequisite: Senior Standing. Course should be taken last for final assessment. This course is required of each Senior Criminal Justice majors in order to assess the fulfillment of all departmental learning objectives for graduation. Requires Department approval.