Criminal Justice - Program Outcomes

Criminal Justice Certificate Outcomes

  1. Graduates will develop and maintain personal and professional relationships.
  2. Graduates will critically assess one's own attitudes, values and assumptions and consider their impact on individuals.
  3. Graduates will use information/technology competently and appropriately.
  4. Graduates will critically evaluate past, present and future discrimination and privilege of individuals, societies, groups and institutions.
  5. Graduates will communicates appropriately based on topic, audience and situation.
  6. Graduates will build knowledge of diverse perspectives of justice and injustices.

Core Abilities Outcomes

Critical, Creative, and Reflective Thinking:
Graduates will evaluate, analyze, and synthesize information and ideas in order to construct informed, meaningful, and justifiable conclusions.

Graduates will be able to critically examine the relationship between self, community, and/or environments, and to evaluate and articulate potential impacts and consequences of choices, actions, and contributions for the creation of sustainable systems.

Information Competency:
Graduates will be able to seek, find, evaluate and use information and employ information technology to engage in lifelong learning.

Effective Communication:
Graduates will be able to exchange messages in a variety of contexts using multiple methods.

Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of diverse ideas, cultures, and experiences, and develop the ability to examine their own attitudes and assumptions in order to understand and work with others who differ from themselves.

Fundamental Areas of Knowledge Outcomes

Social Sciences:
Graduates use social science research methods and/or theory in order to analyze and interpret social phenomena.

Cindy Bassage
Program Coordinator

Bobi Foster-Grahler
Criminal Justice Instructor