Total credit hours: 30
LS 610 Leadership Research, Evaluation, and Analytics (3)
Prerequisites: CRJU 602 and EDLS 690. Scientific methods in criminal justice research to include methods of design, data collection, policy evaluation, interpretation, and implementation of research findings.
LS 610 Leadership Research, Evaluation, and Analytics
This course prepares students to undertake the research, design and evaluation process employed in nonprofit organizations. Students will learn the fundamentals of 1) assessing community needs, 2) using theory to guide program design, 3) identifying and evaluating research literature that supports program development, 4) designing evaluation studies, and 5) modifying services based on evaluation results.