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NCJ Number: 50435 Find in a Library
Title: ACJS (ACADEMY OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SCIENCES) DIRECTORY OF REGIONAL AND STATE ASSOCIATIONS - 1977
Corporate Author: Acad of Criminal Justice Sciences
United States of America
Editor(s): G E MISNER
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 39
Sponsoring Agency: Acad of Criminal Justice Sciences
Highland Heights, KY 41099-5998
Sale Source: Acad of Criminal Justice Sciences
Northern Kentucky University
402 Nunn Hall
Highland Heights, KY 41099-5998
United States of America
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS 1977 DIRECTORY OF STATE AND REGIONAL ASSOCIATIONS IN THE FIELD OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE EDUCATION WAS PREPARED BY THE ACADEMY OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SCIENCES.
Abstract: IN 1967, THERE WERE NO MORE THAN 60 COLLEGIATE INSTITUTIONS OFFERING EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE. IN 1977, THERE WERE OVER 1,100 SUCH PROGRAMS. DURING THE 10-YEAR PERIOD, CRIMINAL JUSTICE EDUCATION WAS THE FASTEST GROWING FIELD OF STUDY IN THE ENTIRE HISTORY OF HIGHER EDUCATION. ALLIED STATE AND REGIONAL ASSOCIATIONS SERVED MORE THAN 200,000 STUDENTS NATIONALLY IN 1977, AND THE ACADEMY OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SCIENCES HAD APPROXIMATELY 4,000 MEMBERS. THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS PROVIDED FOR EACH ASSOCIATION LISTED IN THE DIRECTORY: DATE OF FOUNDATION, INDIVIDUAL DUES, PRESIDENT, VICE-PRESIDENT, SECRETARY, AND CONTACT ADDRESSES. (DEP)
Index Term(s): Criminal justice education; Degree programs
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