CRM 470-A Capstone Internship in Criminology


Course Details

  • Full Summer | June 4 – August 10
  • 4 Credits | Cost: $1900.00
  • Registration and Payment Deadline: June 1
  • In addition to the internship, this course will also meet in-person at 7:00-9:00 pm on the following dates: June 5, June 12, June 19, July 10, July 24, & August 7

Course Description

The Capstone course for the Criminology major, the Internship provides an academic experience in which the third- or fourth-year student (only) contribute to the ongoing organizational process while learning to apply criminology theories to observations of structure, function, and process in a criminal justice setting. Students must complete a minimum of 112 hours.

Additional Information

  • Open to Senior or Second-Semester, Junior Criminology majors who have completed CRM 201, Criminological Theories, CRM 310, Research Methods for Criminology and at least one other Criminology course.
  • Must complete the "U.S. Internship Request for Approval" process found under the myPlans tab in myHill to register for this Internship.
  • Must not have previously completed the capstone requirement.
  • This class will run over the entire summer session.

Course Instructor

Kathleen Currul-Dykeman

Associate Professor of Criminology

Kathleen Currul-Dykeman is the Director of the Martin Institute of Law and Society and an Associate Professor of Criminology. After working years in the legal field she enjoys teaching the capstone for students so that they can bridge theory and practice.