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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

Supplemental Applications

2023 Fall Semester: The application period is closed. Applicants will receive on email in April regarding their status.

2024 Spring Semester: Sep. 1 to Oct. 16, 2023

Transfer students must have submitted transcripts and be admitted to Sac State to access the application. Become a CRJ major.

Advising Appointments for Admitted & Expressed Interest (EI) Criminal Justice Students

Go to EAB student appointments, select Criminal Justice Advising, and select an appointment time with your faculty advisor or Destiny Effiong, Advising Coordinator.

Drop-In Major Advising

Available for prospective, expressed interest (EI) and continuing majors. Scheduled appointments have first priority.

Tues. - Thurs, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Alpine Hall 133

Division Resources

Find Us

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

Contact Us

Phone: (916) 278-6487

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