This major teaches you the causes and consequences of crime and delinquency. You gain a sophisticated understanding of the operations of society’s system to contain crime. You will develop a broad and layered understanding of the history, operations, and implications of criminal justice in America. You will be trained to address pressing societal needs related to law enforcement, the judicial system, corrections and national security.
Skills and abilities this major develops includes: communication, problem-solving, investigation, and critical thinking skills.