Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
The Department of Sociology and Social Work, in partnership with the Department of History and Government, offers a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. Our interdisciplinary curriculum will provide you with an in-depth understanding of modern legal systems, correctional practices, national and local governments, current sociological issues, crime in contemporary and historical contexts, social research and statistics, and ethical considerations.
As a student in our program, you will be encouraged to earn practical work experience through hands-on internship opportunities. Upon graduation, you will be prepared for a variety of careers in government agencies, private organizations, police departments, correctional facilities and legal offices.