Course Number: CJ256


This course will examine administrative and leadership principles as they apply to criminal justice agencies, both individually and collectively. Areas covered will include the study and scope of justice administration and organization; principles and practices of police organizations; police personnel, roles and functions; police issues and practices; terrorism and homeland security; court organization, operation and personnel; correctional organizations, roles, issues and personnel; and ethical issues in criminal justice administration.

Note: Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CJ*255 Organizational and Administrative Strategies in Criminal Justice or CJ*256 Criminal Justice Administration

Prerequisite: None

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Section Format Hours Level Term Length
30072220 Online 3.0 Lower June 8 weeks
30072221 Online 3.0 Lower October 8 weeks
30074670 Online 3.0 Lower March 8 weeks
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