Concentration in Administration including Police Executive


This program enhances the leadership, management, and administrative skills, knowledge, and ability of present and future senior and mid-level managers. The core courses develop cognitive skills at the graduate level. The specialized courses address the critical areas in the management of a contemporary criminal justice agency.

Please note the new course listings and their previous names in parenthesis.

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

Required contentration courses

CRJ 612 Police Executive Management (SOC 4315)
CRJ 605 Criminal Justice Administration (SOC 4345)

Specialized area courses (select any two listed below)

CRJ 601 Law and Social Policy (SOC 4065)
CRJ 602 Courts, Policies, and Administration (SOC 4165)
CRJ 603 The Criminal Justice Process (SOC 4185)
CRJ 604 Law Enforcement Management (SOC 4305)
CRJ 606 Ciminal Procedure (SOC 4395)
CRJ 607 Multiculturalism and Diversity (SOC 4515)
CRJ 610 Community and Problem-Oriented Policing (SOC 4275)
CRJ 611 Crime Analysis Using GIS Mapping (SOC 4295)
CRJ 613 Technology for Police Executives (SOC 4325)
CRJ 641 Homeland Security (SOC 4425)
HED 579 Principles of Administration (HED 4825)
MGT 551 Empowering Human Potential at Work (MBA 4535)
MGT 560 Introduction to Strategic Human Resources (MGT 5015)
MGT 565 Leading Change in Organizations (MGT 5205)
MGT 653 Leadership in Modern Organizations (MGT 5265)

Electives (two required)
Selected from any Criminal Justice courses
CRJ 643 Law Enforcement Intelligence: Police and Process (recommened for police executives) (SOC 4555)