The thesis is required for all students in the MA program. It provides students with an opportunity to integrate theories, concepts, and aspects of the criminology and criminal justice literature with methods and techniques for conducting research, through the completion of an original research project. The thesis project should constitute original research and is conducted under the supervision of a Masters Thesis Committee.
Prereq: Admission to the MA program in Criminology and Criminal Justice; and, CRCJ8010, CRCJ8020, CRCJ8030, CRCJ8950 and 6 other 8000+ CRCJ courses. Not open to nondegree students.