Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Criminology and Criminal Justice emphasizes the study of crime and social responses to criminal behavior.

Criminal justice majors study criminal justice institutions and practices, including programs designed to prevent crime, meet the needs of victims, and rehabilitate criminals.



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Magnifying GlassOur faculty are criminologists and sociologists, with degrees from University of Illinois- Chicago, Indiana, Penn State, Oklahoma and similar institutions. Read More ยป