Criminal Justice

Sterling strives to develop leaders

About the Program

The objective of the Criminal Justice major is to prepare students to enter the law enforcement profession directly upon graduation, or to continue their education in law school or graduate school. The curriculum provides students the opportunity to be exposed to a wide array of criminal justice topics in the classroom, as well to gain experience in the field of criminal justice through internship opportunities.


  • Law Enforcement
  • Pre-Law

What Can I Do With This Major?

  • Police Officer
  • Corrections Officer
  • Parole Officer
  • Attorney
  • FBI Agent
  • Secret Service Agent
  • Security Officer
  • Border Patrol Officer
  • U.S. Customs Officer







Sample Courses

  • Corrections, Probation and Parole
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Drugs, Alcohol and Crime
  • Juvenile Justice and Delinquency
  • Legal Internship
  • Terrorism and Homeland Security

Course Descriptions

  Dr. Mark Tremaine
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice