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                                                                                   Our faculty members are attentive to student needs and strive to prepare

           Criminal JustiCe                                                        students for challenging criminal justice careers. They have 100 years of
                                                                                   combined practical experience in criminal justice fields, including experience

           administration                                                          as law enforcement officers, juvenile officers, assistant prosecutors, legal ad-
                                                                                   visers, criminal investigators and child abuse investigators. In addition, our
                 Justice Center 109 • 417.625.9302                                 faculty members have experience in private law practice, security administra-
                                                                                   tion, mental health coordination and non-profit agency administration.

Faculty Thomason - Director, Scott, Spencer, Spurlin, Wilson                       The Criminal Justice Department emphasizes the international mission and
                                                                                   provides students with opportunities to study and travel abroad to view first-
Mission                                                                            hand other criminal justice systems around the globe. Our faculty and stu-
The mission of the Criminal Justice Administration Department is to encour-        dents have explored the justice systems in England, France, Australia, New
age lifelong learning and scholarship, to produce qualified and knowledge-         Zealand, Morocco, Italy, Israel, Spain and Costa Rica. In the years since the
able graduates and to foster development of ethical professionals prepared         international mission was implemented, approximately 350 criminal justice
for leadership positions in the criminal justice and justice fields. The depart-   students have studied abroad.
ment is devoted to emphasizing quality teaching and learning, to providing an      The state-of-the-art Mills Anderson Justice Center is the busy home of the
international perspective and to promoting the value of community service.         Criminal Justice Administration Department at Missouri Southern State Uni-
The Department seeks to further the study and understanding of criminal            versity. The Department boasts a high-tech mobile Crime Scene Investigation
justice through our teaching, service to the University and service to the com-    Unit. The facility features a modern indoor “live-fire” firearms range and two
munity.                                                                            firearms training simulation systems. The auditorium provides a forum for
In addition to the extremely versatile Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal      lectures and meetings as well as for advanced training seminars for practic-
Justice Administration and the Associate of Science in Law Enforcement, the        ing criminal justice professionals. These seminars are taught by nationally
Criminal Justice Department offers the Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies      recognized criminal justice professionals, allowing students to learn from the
and the Bachelor of Science in Juvenile Justice. Another recent addition is        experts and network with potential employers.
the dual degree in Computer Forensics, offered with the Computer Informa-
tion Science Department.                                                           The Criminal Justice Department at Missouri Southern State University also
                                                                                   operates the 600-hour Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy. (See Law
These exciting degree programs are complemented by four minors, includ-            Enforcement.)
ing criminal justice administration, juvenile justice, corrections and the very
popular CSI-Crime Scene Investigation. The many new combinations offer             The Criminal Justice Administration degree will allow students to take advan-
a myriad of opportunities for students who are seeking careers in the justice      tage of the many traditional career opportunities as well as the multitude of
system and justice related fields.                                                 new opportunities in criminal justice, especially in the areas of homeland se-
The Criminal Justice Administration degree offers academic training coupled        curity and global security.
with “real world” practical training for students pursuing careers as criminal
justice professionals. The Criminal Justice program provides a varied and          Bachelor of Science in Criminal
flexible curriculum, small classes, faculty who provide individual academic        Justice Administration
attention, international educational opportunities and a unique learning en-       Major Code CJ01
vironment.
                                                                                                                                                    Semester Hours
The Criminal Justice Administration degree program offers a varied curricu-        General Education Requirements (p. 49) . . . . . . . . . . 46-47
lum to meet the needs of a diverse student body. The program prepares              Criminal Justice Requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30
students for a wide variety of careers as criminal justice professionals as well   LE 100      Introduction to Criminal Justice . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
as graduate programs in law, criminal justice and other related fields. The        LE 210      Criminal Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
Criminal Justice program prepares students for careers in traditional fields       LE 232      Ethics In Criminal Justice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
such as law enforcement, juvenile justice, corrections, probation and parole       LE 250      Criminal Law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
and private or industrial security. The program also prepares students for         CJAD 275    The Juvenile Justice System. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
investigative positions with federal agencies, state and local agencies, insur-    LE 280      Report Writing* (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
ance companies and other private enterprises. In addition, a criminal justice      CJAD 330    Asset Protection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
administration degree will prepare students for the many new opportunities in      Select one of the following:
the areas of safety and security.                                                  CJAD 320    Probation and Parole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
The Criminal Justice Department offers a flexible curriculum to serve the          CJAD 412    Correctional Practices* (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
needs of the student body. In addition to day and evening courses, students        Select one of the following:
can obtain the Criminal Justice Administration degree and the Associate of         CJAD 410    Juvenile Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
Science degree over the Internet. The many hybrid courses combine the ben-         CJAD 411    Juvenile Corrections* (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
efits of the classroom experience with the flexibility of the Internet courses     Select one of the following:
by meeting on campus weekly, monthly or at other intervals, but conducting         CJAD 301    International Justice Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
much of the course via the Internet. The Department offers criminal justice        CJAD 370    International Terrorism* (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
professionals who have experience in the field college credit for work experi-
ence through the portfolio process. The Department also recommends that all
students participate in the internship program, where students receive college
credit for working side by side with practicing criminal justice professionals.
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Choose from the following . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17                  General electives selected with adviser approval must include sufficient up-
The student must also select a minimum of 17 credit hours from the follow-                     per division courses (courses numbered at the 300 or 400 level) to complete
ing list of major course electives: (Students may not count classes that were                  university requirements for a minimum 40 upper-division hours. A minor is
selected in the above areas.)                                                                  highly recommended.
LE 180             Basic Law Enforcement
                   Academy I*# . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13
LE 181             Basic Law Enforcement                                                       Bachelor of Science in CIS and Bachelor of Science
                   Academy II*# . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13        in Criminal Justice Administration –
LE 190             First Responder. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2
                                                                                               Computer Forensics Option
LE 200             Crime Scene Investigation I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               Major Code CJ00
LE 220             Crime Scene Photography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
LE 225             Patrol Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                                                                                                      Semester Hours
LE 230             Community Policing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               General Education Requirements (p. 49) 51* . . . . . . . . . .48
LE 260             Legal & Technical Aspects
                                                                                               CIS Core** . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .33
                   of Firearms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               CJAD Core . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .33
LE 290             Police Supervision &
                                                                                               LE 100            Introduction to Criminal Justice . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                   Management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               LE 200            Crime Scene Investigation I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
LE 298             Topics in Law Enforcement* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-8
                                                                                               LE 210            Criminal Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
JS 100             Introduction to Justice Studies . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               LE 232            Ethics in Criminal Justice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 210           Basic Photography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               LE 250            Criminal Law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 300           Criminal Investigation * (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               LE 280            Interview & Report Writing (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 301           International Justice Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               CJAD 340          Crime Scene Investigation II . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 302           Comparative Criminal Justice
                                                                                               CJAD 330          Asset Protection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                   Systems and Cultures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2
                                                                                               CJAD              Upper Division Electives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9
CJAD 310           Traffic Accident Investigation
                                                                                               Supporting Requirement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                   & Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               MATH 130          College Algebra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 320           Probation and Parole* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               General Electives. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7
CJAD 340           Crime Scene Investigation II . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
                                                                                               Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 124
CJAD 350           Fish/Game Enforcement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 360           Professional Development . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2
                                                                                               *MATH course in major requirements satisfies three hours of the General
CJAD 367           Racial Disparity in the
                                                                                               Education Core.
                   Criminal Justice System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               **CIS 440–Computer Forensics should be taken for the CIS Core Upper Divi-
CJAD 370           International Terrorism* (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               sion elective.
CJAD 390           Crime Analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 400           Homicide Investigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 405           Homicide Investigation II . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 410           Juvenile Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               Minor in CSI-Crime Scene Investigation
                                                                                               Minor Code CJ81
CJAD 411           Juvenile Corrections* (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 412           Correctional Practices* (WI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 430           Family Violence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3        Faculty Thomason - Head, Spencer, Wilson
CJAD 440           Victims & the Criminal
                   Justice System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3         A minor in CSI-Crime Scene Investigation is designed to prepare students
CJAD 450           Criminal Evidence* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3           who are seeking careers utilizing crime scene investigation techniques and
CJAD 455           Interview and Interrogation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3              crime scene analysis. The minor provides students with the necessary skills
CJAD 460           Cultural Diversity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3       to accurately investigate and process crime scenes, which include legal as-
CJAD 475           Organized Crime . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3          pects, police response, photography, diagramming and collecting physical
CJAD 485           Child Exploitation and                                                      evidence. Writing reports and presenting courtroom testimony are additional
                   Pornography Investigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3                skills that will be developed.
CJAD 487           Rape & Sexual Assault
                   Investigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3      Students pursuing this minor may seek employment with investigative agen-
CJAD 490           Internship in Criminal                                                      cies on the federal, state and local levels.
                   Justice Administration* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-8             A minor in CSI-Crime Scene Investigation consists of 24 credit hours. Stu-
CJAD 498           Advanced Topics in Criminal                                                 dents must a have a faculty adviser for a minor in CSI-Crime Scene Inves-
                   Justice* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-3    tigation.
CJAD 499           Independent Study*. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-6
Electives          . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30-31                                                                         Semester Hours
 Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 124   LE 200             Criminal Scene Investigation I. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               LE 220             Crime Scene Photography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
*See course descriptions and university requirements for prerequisites.                        LE 280             Interview and Report Writing (WI) . . . . . . . . . . .3
#Only 13 hours of the Basic Law Enforcement Academy will be applied to the                     CJAD 340           Crime Scene Investigation II . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
23 hour elective requirement.                                                                  CJAD 390           Crime Analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               CJAD 400           Homicide Investigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                               CJAD 450           Criminal Evidence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
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Select one of the following:                                                                     Students majoring in criminal justice, psychology, sociology or other related
LE 210            Criminal Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3              fields who have a desire to work in the Juvenile Justice System will find this
LE 250            Criminal Law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3          minor beneficial. Juvenile officer, child abuse investigator and group home
Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24     counselor, are just a few of the employment options available to a graduate
                                                                                                 with a Juvenile Justice minor.
                                                                                                 A minor in Juvenile Justice consists of 24 credit hours. Students must a have
Minor in Criminal Justice Administration                                                         a faculty adviser for a minor in Juvenile Justice.
Minor Code CJ82
                                                                                                                                                                        Semester Hours
A minor in Criminal Justice Administration is designed for students who wish                     LE 250            Criminal Law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
to combine a major with the versatile criminal justice administration minor.                     CJAD 275          Juvenile Justice System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
Students majoring in business, biology, international studies, psychology, so-                   CJAD 320          Probation and Parole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
ciology or other related fields who have a desire to work in the field of criminal               CJAD 410          Juvenile Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
justice will find this minor beneficial.                                                         CJAD 411          Juvenile Corrections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
A minor in Criminal Justice Administration consists of 24 credit hours. Stu-                     CJAD 430          Family Violence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
dents must a have a faculty adviser for a minor in Criminal Justice Admin-                       SOC 312           Juvenile Delinquency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
istration.                                                                                       Select one from the following:
                                                                                                 PSY 200           Child Development . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                               Semester Hours    PSY 201           Adolescent Development . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
LE 100            Introduction to Criminal Justice . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3                  Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
LE 210            Criminal Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
LE 232            Ethics in Criminal Justice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3                For additional information contact:
LE 250            Criminal Law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3          Criminal Justice Administration Department
Electives          . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12   Wayne Thomason
(Students may select 12 hours from LE and CJAD electives. At least nine (9)                      Office: Justice Center 113
hours must be upper division)                                                                    Phone: 417.625.9684
Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24     Email: thomason-w@mssu.edu



Minor in Corrections
Minor Code CJ80                                                                                                      Course Descriptions
A minor in Corrections is designed to prepare students who are seeking ca-
reers in the field of adult or juvenile corrections. A minor in Corrections offers
students a variety of employment possibilities in local, state and federal agen-                 CJAD 0210     (Demand)                                                      3 hrs. cr.
cies. These employment opportunities include juvenile or adult probation and                     Basic Photography
parole officer, pretrial or post-trial investigator, detention officer, corrections              Lecture and laboratory procedures for use of cameras, lenses, developing
specialist or corrections caseworker. Students majoring in criminal justice,                     negatives and prints. Lab fee and additional lab time arranged.
psychology, sociology or other related fields who have a desire to work in the
field of corrections will find this minor beneficial.                                            CJAD 0275     (F)                                                           3 hrs. cr.
                                                                                                 The Juvenile Justice System
A minor in Corrections consists of 24 credit hours. Students must a have a
                                                                                                  The Juvenile Justice System is a survey course that is designed to introduce
faculty adviser for a minor in Corrections.
                                                                                                 the student to the organizations, processes and actors that comprise the Ju-
                                                                                                 venile Justice System. The course emphasizes the history of the juvenile
                                                                        Semester Hours
                                                                                                 justice system, the agency interactions and interrelationships, the concepts
LE 210            Criminal Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                                 of prevention and diversion, the development of juvenile gangs, the roles of
CJAD 320          Probation and Parole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                                 criminal justice professionals and the future of the Juvenile Justice System.
CJAD 411          Juvenile Corrections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
CJAD 412          Correctional Practices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
SOC 351           Criminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
                                                                                                 CJAD 0298      (Demand)                   1-8 hrs. cr.
SOC 362           Deviant Behavior . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3            Topics in Criminal Justice Administration
SOC 391           Penology and Corrections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3                  Course content varies and is designed to meet current needs and interests in
PSY 221           Psychology of Personal Adjustment . . . . . . . . . .3                         the rapidly changing field of criminal justice administration. Precise topics are
Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24     announced with prerequisites stipulated in the course syllabus.

Minor in Juvenile Justice                                                                        CJAD 0300      (S)                                                       3 hrs. cr.
Minor Code CJ83                                                                                  Criminal Investigation                                           (Writing Intensive)
                                                                                                  Major case investigative methods, sources of information, development of
A minor in Juvenile Justice is designed to prepare students who are seek-                        leads, methods applicable to organized crime and specific offenses.
ing careers in the Juvenile Justice System. Adjudication and aftercare of the
juvenile offender as well as child protection are the primary emphases of a
minor in Juvenile Justice.
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CJAD 0301      (S)                                                3 hrs. cr.       CJAD 0370       (F)                                              3 hrs. cr.
International Justice Systems                                                      International Terrorism                                  (Writing Intensive)
 A study of justice systems around the world, comparing them to America’s           International Terrorism examines the known facets of contemporary terror-
justice system. Course considers the three important components of a justice       ism. Analyzes the laws and special forces/law enforcement agencies which
system: police, courts and corrections. Includes cultural differences of the       nations within the international community have created to meet the chal-
countries studied as they relate to their justice systems.                         lenge of international terrorism. Examines anticipated patterns of terrorism
                                                                                   in the new century. Emphasis on legal and security measures designed to
CJAD 0302    (Demand)                   2 hrs. cr.                                 prevent terrorism.
Comparative Criminal Justice Systems and Cultures
Comparative Criminal Justice Systems and Cultures will focus on the crimi-         CJAD 0390     (F)                                                  3 hrs. cr.
nal justice systems and cultures of selected countries as they compare to the      Crime Analysis
American justice system and culture. Travel in selected countries will include     A study of the patterns of crime. The course will emphasize the analysis of
visits to criminal justice agencies and facilities as well as interactions with    crime patterns and criminal behavior. The course will consider the identifica-
criminal justice professionals.                                                    tion of evolving or existent crime patterns and series crime, the forecasting of
                                                                                   future crime occurrences and the initiation of target profile analysis.
CJAD 0310      (Demand)                    3 hrs. cr.
Traffic Accident Investigation and Control                                         CJAD 0400     (F)                                                  3 hrs. cr.
Theory and techniques for investigating and reducing occurrence of motor           Homicide Investigation
vehicle accidents. Includes collection and evaluation of physical evidence         Legal and criminalistic concepts and procedures for the medico-legal investi-
reporting.                                                                         gation of death due to natural, accidental, suicidal or criminal cause.

CJAD 0320     (F)                                                 3 hrs. cr.       CJAD 0405     (Demand)                                             3 hrs. cr.
Probation and Parole                                                               Homicide Investigation II
Study of the entire system of probation and parole internationally, nation-         This course will primarily focus on adult and child sex-related homicides. In
ally and locally. Prepares students for the state merit exam in probation and      addition, this course will examine various homicide cases using a case study
parole. Study of pre-sentence investigation methods, predicting parole be-         analysis to better understand the investigative process involved in a homicide
havior, supervisory practices, legal aspects, the use of amnesty and pardons.      investigation. Prerequisites: CJAD 400 or permission.
Prerequisites: LE 100.
                                                                                   CJAD 0410     (S)                                                  3 hrs. cr.
CJAD 0330      (S)                                                3 hrs. cr.       Juvenile Procedures
Asset Protection                                                                    Examines the evolution of the juvenile justice system as well as current prac-
Security techniques in loss prevention for retail business, industry, govern-      tice and procedure in juvenile and family courts. Focus on law, jurisdiction,
mental protection, hotel and motel, hospital, school, transit systems and utili-   constitutional requirements and court rules. Also considers topics such as
ties.                                                                              juvenile gangs, child abuse and neglect, child custody and status offenders.

CJAD 0340     (S)                                                 3 hrs. cr.       CJAD 0411     (F)                                                3 hrs. cr.
Crime Scene Investigation II                                                       Juvenile Corrections                                     (Writing Intensive)
 Advanced methods and techniques used by investigators to identify and col-        Overview of the design and legal requirements of juvenile correctional in-
lect items of evidentiary value left at crime scenes. Topics to include the use    stitutions including an analysis of the juvenile interstate compact laws and
of forensic light sources to locate physical evidence, bloodstain pattern analy-   management principles of juvenile correctional institutions.
sis, casting impression evidence, fingerprint processing and entomological
evidence. Prerequisite: LE 200 , Crime Scene Investigation I or permission.        CJAD 0412      (S)                                               3 hrs. cr.
                                                                                   Correctional Practices                                   (Writing Intensive)
CJAD 0350    (Demand)                                             3 hrs. cr.       History of corrections as it relates to correctional practices. In-depth study of
Fish and Game Enforcement                                                          the rights of the incarcerated inmate as well as the powers and duties of the
Problems and procedures encountered and used by conservation enforce-              correctional officer.
ment officers. Laws and enforcement procedures.
                                                                                   CJAD 0430     (Demand)                                             3 hrs. cr.
CJAD 0360     (Demand)                                            2 hrs. cr.       Family Violence
Professional Development                                                           Introduces the dynamics of family violence from the perspective of law en-
 Development of employability and career skills will be emphasized focus-          forcement. Examines the relationships between victims, offenders and other
ing on tools necessary for employment: communication skills, corporate             family members. Focuses on these relationships and the challenge they pose
etiquette, business dress, adjusting to the corporate environment and the          to the criminal justice system.
professional image.
                                                                                   CJAD 0440      (Demand)                                            3 hrs. cr.
CJAD 0367      (Demand)                     3 hrs. cr.                             Victims and the Criminal Justice System
Racial Disparity in the Criminal Justice System                                    Introduces the study of victimization. Examines the relationship between vic-
 This course will address the race-based disparities in the criminal justice       tims and the criminal justice system.
system from the early 1920’s to present, using film and documentaries. In
addition, this course will examine how race-based disparities in the criminal
justice system impacted the civil rights movement. Prerequisites: LE 210 and
LE 250.
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CJAD 0450     (Demand)                                            3 hrs. cr.
Criminal Evidence
Rules of evidence, admissibility, presumptions, inferences, burden of proof
and exceptions to the hearsay rule. Prerequisites: LE 210, LE 250 or permis-
                                                                                             dental Hygiene
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sion.

CJAD 0455      (Demand)                                           3 hrs. cr.       Faculty Gerecke – Department Head/Program Director,
Interview and Interrogation                                                        Archambault, Jacobs, Little, Moore, Parker, Rogers, Scrivner, Taubel, White
This course will present detailed information about interviewing and interro-
gation techniques. This course will also examine the law governing interviews      Mission
and interrogations as well as certain aspects of admissibility of confessions      Missouri Southern State University Dental Hygiene program empowers stu-
as evidence in criminal cases. Prerequisites: LE210 or permission of the in-       dents to become life-long learners and facilitate the development of ethical
structor.                                                                          and competent oral healthcare professionals, who provide patient care to a
                                                                                   diverse population utilizing innovative technologies.
CJAD 0460      (Demand)                                           3 hrs. cr.
Cultural Diversity                                                                 Goals
 Students seeking cross-cultural knowledge and sensitivity in criminal justice     Goal 1: Provide quality education that reflects best practices in dental hy-
learn practical methods for dealing with diverse cultures, ethnic groups and       giene in order to become an ethical licensed oral healthcare professional.
those who are physically, mentally and emotionally challenged.
                                                                                   Competencies
CJAD 0475     (Demand)                                            3 hrs. cr.        1.1: Graduates of the program will be competent in providing an indi-
                                                                                         vidualized approach to dental hygiene care in diverse settings.
Organized Crime
                                                                                    1.2: Graduates of the program will be able to apply critical thinking skills
The course will provide an overview of American and internationally orga-
                                                                                         to the process of providing dental hygiene care to patients.
nized crime and the legal techniques used to address the problem. Empha-
                                                                                    1.3: Graduates of the program will be knowledgeable and utilize the lat-
sis will be placed on the major groups and their principal forms of criminal
                                                                                         est trends and techniques in their profession.
activity: drugs, trafficking of human beings, money laundering and financial
                                                                                    1.4: Graduates of the program will adhere to the American Dental Hy-
crimes. The emerging effort to fight organized crime internationally will be
                                                                                         gienists’ Association Professional Code of Ethics.
examined. Prerequisites: LE 210 or permission.
                                                                                    1.5: Graduates of the program will comply with the stipulations of the
                                                                                         Missouri Dental Practice Act as well as all applicable state and fed-
CJAD 0485      (Demand)                   3 hrs. cr.                                     eral laws governing the practice of dental hygiene.
Child Exploitation and Pornography Investigation
The course will examine legal and criminalistic concepts and procedures for        Goal 2: Provide comprehensive dental hygiene services to the communi-
the legal investigation of sexual exploitation of children and child pornogra-     ties served by Missouri Southern State University
phy. Prerequisites: LE 100 or permission.
                                                                                   Competencies
CJAD 0487    (Demand)                                             3 hrs. cr.        2.1: Students of the program will be able to provide oral health services
Rape and Sexual Assault Investigation                                                    in a variety of settings.
This course is designed to prepare students to investigate rapes and sexual         2.2: Students of the program will be able to assess, plan, implement and
assaults. This course will focus on sexual abuse of nursing home residents,              evaluate community oral health programs.
children and adults. In addition, this course will address issues concerning        2.3: Students of the program will volunteer their services in providing
the collection of evidence at crime scenes, interviewing the suspect and the             care to underserved populations.
forensic examination of sexual assault victims. Prerequisites: LE210 and
LE250 or permission.                                                               Goal 3: Promote the significance of dental hygiene professional develop-
                                                                                            ment and commitment to lifelong learning.
CJAD 0490      (F,S,Su)                                           4 hrs. cr.       Competencies
Internship in Criminal Justice                                                      3.1: Faculty and students will illustrate commitment to the dental hy-
Extensive practical experience with a criminal justice agency, subject to in-            giene profession by active membership, leadership and/or service
dividual committee approval. Prerequisites: Junior or senior standing, CJAD              in professional organizations.
major, department approval, cumulative GPA 2.5 and a CJAD GPA 3.2.                  3.2: Graduates of the program will continuously perform self assess-
                                                                                         ment for life-long learning and professional growth.
CJAD 0498    (Demand)                  1-3 hrs. cr.
Advanced Topics in Criminal Justice Administration                                 The dental hygienist is a licensed health care professional and member of
 A survey of current advances in the field. Precise topics to be announced. For    the dental health team. The diverse duties of the dental hygienist include
upper division majors in CJAD or those who have completed the A.S. degree          oral prophylaxis (cleaning); exposing, processing and mounting radiographs;
in law enforcement. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.                        collecting and evaluating medical history information; performing head and
                                                                                   neck screening examinations; periodontal assessment and therapy; applying
CJAD 0499     (F,S,Su)                                         1-3 hrs. cr.        agents for the prevention of decay; applying desensitizing and antimicrobial
Independent Study in Criminal Justice                                              agents and administering local anesthesia and nitrous oxide analgesia. The
 Individually directed study for advanced majors in area of criminal justice se-   dental hygienist acts as a dental health educator and is responsible for teach-
lected with adviser approval. Proposal must be approved by program director        ing patients prevention of dental disease and providing nutritional counseling.
and school dean. Prerequisite: 3.5 GPA in major area or permission.

				
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