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Most Popular Schools by Degree Program » Social sciences » Criminology

Most Popular Schools for Criminology Major & Degree Program

A program that focuses on the systematic study of crime as a sociopathological phenomenon, the behavior of criminals, and the social institutions evolved to respond to crime. Includes instruction in the theory of crime, psychological and social bases of criminal behavior, social value systems and the theory of punishment, criminal law and criminal justice systems, penology, rehabilitation and recidivism, studies of specific types of crime, social attitudes and policy, and applications to specific issues in law enforcement administration and policy.


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This list indicates the number of students that completed the Criminology program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
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