Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice

  • The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice offers students seeking careers in Criminology a broad liberal arts education that encourages them to think critically about crime and justice issues and also prepares them for careers in the criminal justice system.

    The degree offered is the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Criminology and the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Criminology Pre-Law. Additionally, students may minor in Criminology. Through the School of Graduate Studies and Research, the department also offers graduate work at both the master’s and doctoral levels.

  • Congratulations spring and summer 2019 Criminology graduates! We’d like to keep in touch with you after graduation.

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    1. send you our alumni newsletter (typically twice a year),
    2. invite you to join our Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice BA and MA Alumni LinkedIn group, and
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