Skip to Main Content

Division of Criminal Justice College of Health & Human Services

Spotlights within Criminal Justice

About Criminal Justice

Program Overview

The mission of the Division of Criminal Justice is to prepare the leaders of tomorrow’s criminal justice community to make positive decisions.


Through a multi-disciplinary curriculum and a faculty with diverse expertise, experiences and perspectives, students are exposed to the theories, applications and ethics related to crime and justice.

Explore Our Degree Opportunities

Pre-Law Information

The Division of Criminal Justice is celebrating it's 50th anniversary, “50 Years of Justice Education Leadership.”

Congratulations to our Criminal Justice graduates! Despite the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, you are now truly made at Sac State!

Supplemental Application

The next Supplemental Application period for Criminal Justice is Feb. 1 to March 15, for the Fall 2023 semester. Transfer students must have submitted transcripts and be admitted to the Univ. to access the application. Become a CRJ major.

Advising Appointments for Admitted CRJ Students

EAB appointments are only for Criminal Justice students admitted into the major. Expressed Interest Criminal Justice students shall request an advising appointment by email. Criminal Justice majors have assigned advisors. To make an appointment, go to EAB student appointments, select Criminal Justice Advising, and select an appointment time with your advisor.

Major Advising

The Criminal Justice Advising Center has advising for prospective, expressed interest CRJ and continuing majors. Tues. - Thurs, via Zoom; 10am to 4pm. Email to request an appointment.

Division Resources

Find Us

Division of Criminal Justice
Alpine Hall, Room 137
Mon - Fri, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Contact Us

Meet Us