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2022-2023 Endicott College Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Endicott College Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CJ 100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice

This course provides an overview of the components of the criminal justice system including the police, courts, and corrections. In addition the course provides an understanding of what crime is, why crime occurs, how much crime there is, the juvenile justice system, and crime victims’ rights in the criminal justice system. This course provides the foundation for all subsequent criminal justice and law courses.Satisfies the Individual and Society General Education requirement.

(Cr: 3)