CRIMIN 5415 Foundations of Criminological Theory: 3 semester hours

Prerequisites: Graduate standing and consent of instructor. Examination of the history of criminological thought incorporating the major works of such theorists as Bentham, Beccaria, Marx, Durkheim, Lombroso, Sutherland and Merton.

Criminology and Criminal Justice

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The department offers courses leading to the Bachelor of Science, the Master of Arts, and Ph.D. in criminology and criminal justice.