Each student is required to submit a research/position paper on a criminal justice topic. The paper must include background, development of rationale and justifications, the student’s position on the topic, and incorporation of the Saint Leo Core Value of Integrity. The paper must be prepared in a manner acceptable for university-level work (i.e. neatly typed, 12-point font, and double-spaced). All sources utilized to support the topic must be properly cited. The paper should be between 2100-3000 words (excluding endnotes and cover page) and adhere to APA format.
The paper should present both sides of selected topic.
Clearly identifies focus and logically analyzes one position in depth.
The paper makes connection between the selected position and core value of Integrity.
Integrity: The commitment of Saint Leo University to excellence demands that its members live its mission and deliver on its promise. The faculty, staff and students pledge to be honest, just and consistent in word and deed.
|Academic Level||College (3-4 years: Junior, Senior)|
|Subject Area||Criminal law|
|Paper Type||Research paper|
|Number of Pages||8 Page(s)/2200 words|