of Justice

Master of Science


Criminal Behavior Concentration

This concentration focuses upon the skills and knowledge that are necessary for criminal justice practitioners in the client-oriented professions that include probation, parole, community correction, and the judicial referral of offenders. Students will broaden their understanding of the concepts associated with criminal behavior as they apply to working with a specialized population.

Core Courses

Five courses as listed on the course requirements page.

Area Specialization Courses

MAJ 6609 Available Online  Violent Crime

MAJ 6613 Available Online  Mental Health and the Law

MAJ 6614 Available Online  Addiction Studies

MAJ 6615 Available Online  Therapeutic Strategies for Criminal Justice Offenders


Select any three courses offered in the program.

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2015-2016 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2015 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.