The Department of Criminal Justice has adopted a mission statement that reflects the faculty's expectations for learning outcomes.
The Department's mission is to prepare students to develop the technological and critical thinking skills to become evidence-informed strategic decision makers, equipped to be ethical leaders in criminal justice fields.
In order to achieve the Department's mission, the faculty have identified key goals for learning competencies.
The faculty see the above learning goals to be central in their implementation of educational services. Through the provision of engaging classes, accessibility to students, and the involvement in co-curricular activities, the criminal justice faculty are committed to helping students achieve these goals.
Professional Organizations/Standards that informed development of learning outcomes: Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) evidenced-based standards for Criminal Justice Baccalaureate degree programs