Justice, Policy and Leadership Master’s Degree Curriculum

Please review the admissions requirements before applying for this or any program. If you have questions about the program or are planning to register for classes, please speak to the program advisor.

 

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university undergraduate catalog.

 

 

Core Courses

15

JPL 809

Program/Policy Evaluation and Analysis

3

JPL 810

Criminological Theory for Policy and Leadership

3

JPL 812

Leading with Political, Ethical and Emotional Intelligence

3

JPL 818

Research Methods for Justice Policy and Leadership

3

JPL 835

Advanced Justice Administration and Leadership

3

Applied Research

3

JPL 878

Capstone Applied Research Project

3

Concentration Requirements

12

Select one of the following concentrations:

 

Police Policy and Leadership

12

Corrections Policy and Leadership

12

Juvenile Justice Policy and Leadership

12

Total Hours

30

 

 

Police Policy and Leadership Concentration

 

CRJ 814

Policing and Society

3

Together with your advisor, select three of the following:  (advisor-approved electives may also be accepted)

 

CRJ 802

Violence Against Women

3

CRJ 860

Advanced Organizational Theory

3

CRJ 862

Race, Identity and Policing

3

CRJ 864

Comparative and International Policing

3

CRJ 875

Crime and Public Policy

3

JPL 823

Topical Seminar in Justice Policy and Leadership

3

JPL 839

Cooperative Study in Justice Policy Leadership

3

JPL 897

Independent Study

3

Total Hours

12

 

Corrections Policy and Leadership Concentration

 

JPL 840

Trends/Issues in Adult/Institutional/Community Corrections

3

Together with your advisor, select three of the following: (advisor-approved electives may also be accepted)

 

JPL 823

Topical Seminar in Justice Policy and Leadership

3

JPL 825

Illicit Offender Networks

3

JPL 826

International Responses to Juvenile and Adult Offenders

3

JPL 828

Mental Health/Substance Abuse Issues in the Correctional Setting

3

JPL 830

Understanding Corrections/Juvenile Justice Institutions

3

JPL 839

Cooperative Study in Justice Policy Leadership

3

JPL 850

Corrections and Juvenile Justice Interventions

3

JPL 856

Law and Ethics in Dealing with Offenders

3

JPL 897

Independent Study

3

Total Hours

12

 

Juvenile Justice Policy and Leadership Concentration

 

JPL 820

Trends/Issues in Juvenile Institutional/Community Corrections

3

Together with your advisor, select three of the following: (advisor-approved electives may also be accepted)

 

JPL 823

Topical Seminar in Justice Policy and Leadership

3

JPL 825

Illicit Offender Networks

3

JPL 826

International Responses to Juvenile and Adult Offenders

3

JPL 828

Mental Health/Substance Abuse Issues in the Correctional Setting

3

JPL 830

Understanding Corrections/Juvenile Justice Institutions

3

JPL 839

Cooperative Study in Justice Policy Leadership

3

JPL 850

Corrections and Juvenile Justice Interventions

3

JPL 856

Law and Ethics in Dealing with Offenders

3

JPL 897

Independent Study

3

Total Hours

12