Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

Midland University Criminal Justice Major Overview:

The Midland Criminal Justice Major is designed to prepare students for professional careers in the field of law enforcement and criminal justice. At Midland, we recognize the importance of applying a liberal arts education, with its holistic approach and emphasis on problem solving and communication skills, to prepare students for entry level positions in criminal justice agencies like probation and parole, corrections, juvenile diversion and law enforcement.  Midland’s Criminal Justice Major will give you the tools for continuing personal and professional growth to face new challenges and to recognize and take advantage of new opportunities in your field of interest.

As a Midland Criminal Justice student, you will gain thorough knowledge and understanding of the nature, origins and impact of criminal behavior in American society. Criminal Justice professors will also work closely with you to ensure you are prepared to succeed in professional work roles in criminal justice agencies, graduate programs, and professional schools.

A full list of Midland University Criminal Justice Major courses and credit information can be found here.

Popular Criminal Justice Major Careers

Midland University’s Criminal Justice Major equips students with the tools for a wide range of careers. A few popular Criminal Justice Major careers include:

  • Air Marshal
  • ATF Agent
  • Child Welfare
  • Corrections Officer
  • Fish & Game Warden
  • Parole Officer