Criminal Justice Studies

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POGRAM OBJECTIVES AND/OR LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  • To apply a liberal arts perspective to understand the criminal justice system
  • To define, explain, and critically assess the function of the U.S. criminal justice system
  • To identify and understand major steps in the judicial/legal process
  • To understand criminaltiy from various perspectives (psychological, sociological, philosophical and political)
  • To analyze the law, law enforcement, and punishment within a changing political, historical, economic, moral and cultural context