Dec 06, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CRMJ 2390 - Probation and Parole

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
A study of the supervision of offenders in the community, including history, philosophy, legal foundations, strategies, professional roles and contemporary models, programs, and services.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Student will be able to:

  1. Analyze the nature, origins, purposes, structure and operation of community corrections in America.
  2. Analyze the elements of community release, foundations of probation and parole, sanctions for noncompliance and cost to society.
  3. Identify and analyze the various types of community release programs, offender behaviors, and effective tools to manage offenders in the community.