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 be able to question, search for answers and meaning, and develop ideas that lead to action.

Graduates will be able to respond by examining the relationship between self, community, and environments, evaluating potential impacts and consequences of actions, and making choices and contributions based on that examination and evaluation.

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 the ability to examine their own attitudes and assumptions in order to engage others with civility and empathy.

Fundamental Areas of Knowledge Outcomes

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

Bobi Foster-Grahler
Criminal Justice Instructor

Teresa Carlo
FS Faculty