College of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Programs in Criminal Justice

Learning Outcomes

  • Seattle University graduate Criminal Justice students should be able to:

    • Evaluate and analyze a contemporary CJ issue with advanced knowledge of CJ terminology, major topic areas/issues in criminal justice and criminological theory, and ethical issues in crime and justice.
    • Design a research proposal and conduct computer-based statistical analysis at basic (descriptive) level.
    • Understand the interdisciplinary nature of criminal justice and ethical issues in law enforcement, courts, and corrections.
    • Articulate key concepts in criminology and criminal justice.
    • Prepare and present a paper orally using multimedia/technology.
    • Master content in upper-level specialization courses.