Administration of Justice degree graduates with the law enforcement specialization will demonstrate:

Required Course 1

Required Course 2

Required Course 3

Required Course 4

Required Course 5

Required Course 6

Outcome 1

An in-depth knowledge of various sources of crime data (e.g. FBI-based Uniform Crime Reporting system) and analytical skills necessary to evaluate “strengths” and “weaknesses” of crime data reporting.

ADJ 100

ADJ 130

SOC 235

SOC 236

 

 

Outcome 2

Assessment skills applied to community-police programs and evaluative measures to be applied to the merits of police-sponsored community crime prevention efforts.

ADJ 100

ADJ 296

 

 

 

 

Outcome 3

Knowledge of each component of the criminal justice system—police, judiciary, corrections and protective services (private security)—and articulation of various sub-components of the criminal justice system ranging from prosecutor, defense attorney and probation-parole duties to functions performed by public safety offices such as the public defender and sheriff.

ADJ 100

ADJ 130

ADJ 131

ADJ 227

SOC 235

 

Outcome 4

Knowledge of the role diversity plays in decision-making at all levels of America’s criminal justice system.

ADJ 100

SOC 236

 

 

 

 

Outcome 5

A knowledge of the global nature of crime to include the impact of crime and the prosecution of criminal offenders who utilize not only the United States, but also international destinations from Europe to Asia to further a terrorist goal, commit cybercrime, or reap huge profits associated with criminal enterprises.

ADJ 100

ADJ 116

ADJ 171

ADJ 236

 

 

Outcome 6

A knowledge of stress reduction techniques including a meaningful and consistent physical fitness conditioning program.

ADJ 100

 

 

 

 

 

Outcome 7

Knowledge of the importance of volunteering one's talents for the overall improvement of one's community.

ADJ 100

ADJ 296

 

 

 

 

Outcome 8

A knowledge of the need for uncompromising ethical and moral standards.

ADJ 100

ADJ 130

ADJ 131

ADJ 227

ADJ 296

 

Outcome 9

Exemplary written and oral communication skills.

ADJ 215

ADJ 100

ADJ 131

ADJ 227

ENG 111

ENG 112

Outcome 10

Excellent information literacy skills.

ADJ 100

ADJ 130

ADJ 227

ITE elective

SDV 100