CRJ 4701: Criminal Justice Organization and Administration

Description

Defines and analyzes criminal justice system organizations, including human resources planning and management, research studies, environmental factors, centralized authority, and other issues.

Objectives

  1. Examine the structure and functions of criminal justice organizations.
  2. Evaluate the role of public context in management and leadership.
  3. Scrutinize potential consequences of an unorganized, mismanaged agency.
  4. Determine practical solutions to issues experienced by criminal justice agencies.
  5. Assess the role of socialization in a criminal justice agency.
  6. Critique how criminal justice agencies manage continuous improvement.
  7. Analyze how criminal justice agencies evolve to meet the needs of the future.

PreRequisites

  1. CRJ 2001
  2. CRJ 2000
  3. CRJ 2200
  4. CRJ 3301

Textbook(s)

Administration and management in criminal justice: A service quality approach (Rev: 3rd ed.)

Publisher: SAGE (2019)
Author: Allen, J. M., & Sawhney, R.
ISBN: 9781506361529
Price: $131.04

* Disclaimer: Textbooks listed are based on the last open revision of the course. Prior revisions and future revisions may use different textbooks. To verify textbook information, view the course syllabus or contact the CSU Bookstore at bookstore@columbiasouthern.edu