Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

The study of criminal justice offers students the opportunity to study fascinating issues of crime and justice that are critical to the functioning of a healthy society. Understanding patterns and causes of crime, the challenges facing criminal justice agencies as they seek to balance crime control with preservation of civil liberties, and the growing importance of security management in what has been called the “risk society” are just some of the issues you will study as a criminal justice major.

Uncommon Pursuits.

Graduates in criminal justice pursue careers in a range of industries, excelling in jobs that demand deep knowledge of sociology, psychology, and security.

Alumni work at:

  • General Motors
  • State Police Agencies
  • Quicken Loans
  • Government agencies
  • Sparrow Health Systems
  • Departments of Corrections
  • MotorCity Casino Hotel

Alumni work as:

  • Adult Probation and Parole Agent
  • Behavioral Health Associate
  • Child Protective Services Specialist
  • Global Security Intelligence Analyst
  • Mortgage Banker
  • Loss Prevention Associate
  • Youth Specialist

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