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GC - Criminal Justice Administration, Online

This program is being discontinued and is no longer accepting new students. Students with specific academic questions should contact Dr. Les Andrist, via email:

Mentoring and advising are an essential part of the program. Students meet with faculty and the academic program director to ensure that educational goals and career learning and development goals are met. Students should contact the Dr. Les Andrist, via email:


  • Below is a listing of all program courses. For a detailed course description that includes pre-requisites or co-requisites, see The Graduate School Catalog, Course Listing as follows: CCJS Course Descriptions.
Course Number Title
CCJS631 Ethics in Criminal Justice
CCJS632 Making Sense of Criminal Justice Methods and Statistics
CCJS633 Translating Research into Practice
CCJS*** Building Partnerships with Criminal Justice and Social Services Agencies
CCJS*** Patterns of and Responses to Terrorism
CCJS*** Campus Safety
CCJS671 Technology in Modern Policing

Registration Overview

  • See the sample plan of study, below. Students should use this as a guide to develop a plan with the academic program director. 
  • Actual course offerings are determined by the program and may vary semester to semester. Students should note if a course has a pre-requisite or co-requisite. 
  • Specific class meeting information (days and time) is posted on UMD’s interactive web service services, Testudo. Once on that site, select “Schedule of Classes,” then the term/year. Courses are listed by academic unit. 
  • Program uses specific section codes for registration, which are listed on the sample plan of study.

Sample Plan of Study

Semester Course Number Section Code Credits
Fall CCJS631 PLL* 3
Fall CCJS632 PLL* 3
Spring CCJS633 PLL* 3
Summer CCJS671 PLL* 3
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