Forensic Science

This course provides a general overview, focused understanding, and appreciation of the wide scope of forensic science disciplines, as well as a broad set of issues concerning forensic science and […]

Criminal Justice Internship

The internship offers the student the opportunity to put learned theory to practical application. The student is responsible for seeking out the agency placement, with the assistance of the course […]

Justice and the Community

This course deals with the interaction of the various components of the justice system with the community. It involves an analysis of the way the work of police departments, courts, […]

Drug Abuse and the Law

Drug Abuse and the Law examines drug use, drug misuse, and drug abuse from a criminal justice perspective. It provides an overview of the major drug categories, substance-use disorders, and […]

Correction Operations

This course illustrates the many facets of a correctional facility setting. It establishes an entry level approach to educate and prepare law enforcement professionals to understand various correctional settings, practices, […]

Juvenile Justice Administration

Theories, causation and prevention programs are studied. Rehabilitative theories and treatment programs of public institutions and public and private agencies are included. Case studies are made available to the student […]

Criminal Procedures

This course will enable students to take an in-depth approach on how the Constitution and other laws are relevant in today‚Äôs criminal justice system. It will focus on policy, laws, […]


This course is a detailed analysis of the development of criminological theory, embracing the contributing disciplines of biology, psychology, sociology, political science, and integrated theory combining those disciplines. Attention is […]

Criminal Law

This course provides a current look at the U.S. Criminal Justice system, both the law and legal procedures. The course uses a combination of the Socratic/case law and lecture approach. […]


This course will provide the student with an in-depth, historical look at Terrorism and its origins. The various types of terror and their history will provide the student with the […]

Introduction to Homeland Security

Introduction to Homeland Security provides an historic overview of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), including the legislation that led to its creation and implementation. The course reviews related definitions […]

Introduction to Criminal Justice

This course presents the history, development and current status of the criminal justice system in the United States, and the challenges it faces. When appropriate, the opportunity is taken to […]