Concentration in Probation, Parole, & Corrections


This program is intended to assist professional probation, parole, and correction officers or those interested in entering these or other community-based positions to address the fundamental client and organizational problems that might confront them.

Core courses (four required, as specified under Degree Requirements)

Specialized area courses (select any four listed below)
CRJ 627 Contemporary Criminology: Scope and Application 
CRJ 647 Problems in Contemporary Corrections 
CRJ 648 Contemporary Probation, Parole, and Community Corrections 
CRJ 603 The Criminal Justice Process: Policy Values, Efficiency and Due Process 
CRJ 616 Juvenile Justice and Delinquency: Issues and Responses 
CRJ 615 Youth Cultures and Deviance 
CRJ 607 Multiculturalism and Diversity 
CRJ 631 Criminal Jurisprudence 
CRJ 620 Evidence Based Practice in Substance Abuse and Behaviorial Health 
CRJ 619 Foundations of Addictions for Criminal Justice Professionals 
CRJ 655 Inside/Out: Exploring Crime and Justice Behind Bars 

Restorative Justice
CRJ 628 Victimology 
CRJ 650 Victim-offender Mediation 
CRJ 651 Restorative Justice: Theory 
CRJ 652 Restorative Justice: Practice 

Electives (two required)
Selected from any Criminal Justice course.