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Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

The Midland Criminal Justice Major is designed to prepare students for professional careers in 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, students are prepared 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 recognize and take advantage of new opportunities in your field of interest.

As a Midland Criminal Justice student, you will understand 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.

Career Opportunities

Midland University’s Criminal Justice Major equips students with the tools for a wide range of careers. Some career opportunities include:

  • Air Marshal
  • ATF Agent
  • Child Welfare
  • Corrections Officer
  • Fish & Game Warden
  • Parole Officer
  • Police Officer
  • Victim’s Advocate
Curriculum

A full list of Midland University courses and credit information can be found in the Academic Catalog.

View the Academic Catalog

Faculty

  • Dr. Megan Nielsen

    Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice

    Department: Sociology

    Office: Anderson 414

    Phone: 402-941-6395

    Email:

  • Dr. Zac Carlisle

    Assistant Professor, Social Science

    Department: Social Science

    Office: Anderson

    Email:

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