CJ 403 Criminal Justice Administration 3 Cr.
An introduction to the principles of public administration as they are applied in the operation of criminal justice agencies. This course will emphasize how such topics as organization, decision making, leadership style, personnel policy, planning, and budgeting are specifically adapted by criminal justice administrators to meet the needs of their agencies. Simulations will be used extensively as a tool for mastering administrative principles. Cross listed with CRMJ 305; not permitted to earn credit for both CJ 403 and CRMJ 305. Prerequisite: CJ 101, final grade of C or higher. (Every other year).