Apr 24, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog (March 2018) 
    
2017-2018 Catalog (March 2018)

Public Management and Leadership - PhD in Criminal Justice


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Faced with mounting performance demands and new financial challenges, managers in today’s public and nonprofit institutions must be able to increase efficiency and effectiveness across their organizations. In this specialization, students will develop strategies for sparking transformative change in a public organization of their choosing. They can gain leadership and interpersonal skills that can help them be competent leaders, shape public policy, and inspire and motivate their employees.

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


Track II


Degree Requirements


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

Curriculum