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Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2019-2020 
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Criminal Justice, MS Learning Outcomes

   M.S. in Criminal Justice Program Learning Outcomes


  1. Critical Perspective-Students will recognize and understand the ways in which discrimination, oppression, privilege, and social and economic resources contribute to inequality in Criminal Justice System outcomes.


   2. Ethical Reasoning-Students will understand and demonstrate the ability to understand and discuss complex social issues within a socially just ethical framework.


   3. Theoretical Understanding-Apply theoretical understanding to complex social and criminological issues in order to critically evaluate or produce policy or research.


   4. Methodology-Apply and understand various types of research methodology as appropriate for complex research and policy related questions.


   5.  Quantitative Skill-ability to consume and produce quantitative data in context.


   6.  Written Communication-Ability to effectively communicate complex ideas in writing, while choosing appropriate sources and using writing and citation formats that conform to the disciplinary standards.