University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics

Subject: ADMJ

Course Number : 1355

Course Title:  Organized Crime in America

Course Description:

This course will provide a comprehensive understanding of organized criminal activity in the United States. The course will focus on theories and the evolution of traditional organized crime in America as well as attempt to examine the many new and emerging organized crime groups attempting to acquire a stronghold on domestic criminal enterprises. RICO and other law enforcement strategies used to combat organized crime will also be explored.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 


Course Level: upper level