This is a program that program that focuses on the systematic study of crime as a
sociopathological phenomenon, the behavior of criminals, and the social
institutions evolved to respond to crime.
Includes instruction in the theory of
crime, psychological and social bases of criminal behavior, social value systems
and the theory of punishment, criminal law and criminal justice systems,
penology, rehabilitation and recidivism, studies of specific types of crime,
social attitudes and policy, and applications to specific issues in law
enforcement administration and policy.