Department of Criminology, Justice Studies and Global Security

 
 
 

The Department of Criminology, Justice Studies and Global Security offers the following degrees and programs:

Criminal Justice Degrees

Students may select a four-year program available in both face-to-face and online delivery OR they may select a fast-track, degree completion delivery format available through the College of Extended Learning.

What can you do with a degree in Criminal Justice?

  • Local, state, tribal and federal law enforcement agencies.
  • Local, state, tribal and federal administrative agencies.
  • District attorney and public defender offices.
  • Court houses
  • The Department of Corrections
  • Higher education
Visit the Criminal Justice bachelors degree or masters degree pages for more information.

Cyber Security Major, B.S.

What can you do with a degree in Cyber Security?

  • Employment in local, state and federal agencies
  • Cyber security analysis
  • Cyber security threat analyst
  • Product manager
  • Cyber management
  • Cyber threat vulnerability
  • Incidence response
  • Cyber security tester
  • Compliance risk analysis

Visit the Cyber Security degree page for more information.

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Homeland Security Major, B.S.

A major may be selected from either of the three options (Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, or Homeland Security) in the Criminal Justice program. Two majors in Criminal Justice are not permitted.

What can you do with a degree in Homeland Security?

  • Emergency management positions
  • Disaster preparedness and response
Visit the Homeland Security degree page for more information.

Legal Studies Major, B.S.

A major may be selected from either of the three options (Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, or Homeland Security) in the Criminal Justice program. Two majors in Criminal Justice are not permitted.

What can you do with a degree in Legal Studies?

  • Law firms, government agencies and corporations
  • Court houses
  • Insurance agencies
  • Bank and trust companies
  • Hospitals
  • Real estate and loan companies
  • Police departments and the Department of Corrections
  • Higher Education
Visit the Legal Studies degree page for more information.
 

Sociology, B.A.

What can you do with a degree in Sociology?

  • Research organizations
  • Hospitals and nursing homes
  • Personnel and public relations
  • Educational institutions
  • Local, state, and federal government agencies
Visit the Sociology degree page for more information.