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Justice Administration (LAW-275)
Various; distance learning format.

Varies (self-study; self-paced).

March 2021 - Present. 

Subject Area:
Criminal Justice and Law

Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: outline the core issues and principles governing the operations of the criminal justice system; evaluate the theoretical formulations that explain crime, its prevention and control, as well as the operations of the criminal justice agencies; develop in-depth knowledge of justice administration; describe the practices and principles of organization and administration of criminal justice organizations; outline the roles and functions of criminal justice personnel; contrast the ethical issues in criminal justice; and list the rights of criminal justice employees.


Justice Administration (LAW-275) is designed to familiarize the student with the theoretical and practical management perspectives embraced by the American criminal justice system. This will include the nature of criminal justice organizations, individual and group behavior within those organizations, processes inherent in those organizations, and areas of criminal justice reform.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate / associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Justice Administration (5/21).