Student Outcomes

  1. Differentiate the criminal justice system components from both a theoretical and practical perspective, and critically evaluate existing practices and procedures in search of more viable alternatives.
  2. Identify the nature and causes of crime, recognizing how strong families, stable communities, effective schools, and reductions in violence and poverty prevent crime.
  3. Appreciate the myriad social, political, legal, and ethical concerns embedded in complex criminal justice issues.
  4. Demonstrate a complete understanding of substantive and procedural criminal law, and enumerate the importance of fair and equal legal treatment to American criminal justice.
  5. Present themselves as professionals whose integrity is beyond reproach and who are committed to treating both victims and offenders with respect and dignity.

Alumni Career Paths

Recent graduates from the Criminal Justice Department have been placed and/or hired with the following agencies:
  • Baltimore Police Department
  • Bronx District Attorney’s Office
  • Chicago Police Department
  • Civilian Complaint Review Board of NYC
  • Criminal Justice Case Manager at Realization Center
  • Dutchess County High Intensity Drug Trafficking Agency, Intelligence Division
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency(FEMA)
  • Mamaroneck Police Department
  • Mount Vernon Police Department
  • New Jersey State Troopers
  • New Rochelle Police Department
  • New York City Family Court Division
  • New York Police Department (NYPD)
  • New York State Troopers
  • NY/NJ Port Authority
  • Westchester County Corrections
  • Yonker’s Police Department in Criminal Intelligence Unit