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2017-2018 Catalog (September 2017)

Global Leadership - PhD in Criminal Justice


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The Global Leadership specialization provides students with insight into effective leadership practices for the international environment, particularly in developing countries. Through their coursework, students explore sustainability frameworks and models, techniques that leaders use to build capacity for community change, and strategies for effective and timely decision making in uncertain conditions. Students also engage in the development of a strategic plan for an international public or nonprofit organization or for a U.S. organization with an international focus.

Track I


Degree Requirements


  • Total credits (83 cr.)
  • Introductory Courses (8 cr.)
  • Core Courses (40 cr.)
  • Electives/Specializations (15 cr.)
  • Dissertation Course (20 cr.) Minimum of four terms of 5 credits
  • Four PhD residencies to equal a minimum of 16 days

Curriculum


Electives/Specializations (15 cr.)


Students select any three 5-credit-hour graduate courses from the PhD in Criminal Justice specialization courses.

Dissertation (20 cr.)


Track II


Degree Requirements


  • Total credits (98 cr., with specialization)
  • Introductory Courses (8 cr.)
  • Core courses (55 cr.)
  • Specialization courses (optional) (15 cr.)
  • Dissertation course (20 cr.) Minimum of four terms of 5 credits
  • Four PhD residencies to equal a minimum of 16 days

Curriculum


Dissertation (20 cr.)