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Division of Criminal Justice College of Health & Human Services

Spotlight - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

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.

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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 will be from September 1st to October 15th, 2022, for the Spring 2023 semester. Transfer students must have submitted transcripts and be admitted to the University to access the application. How to become a CRJ major.

Advising Appointments for Admitted CRJ Students

EAB appointments are for Criminal Justice students admitted into the major only - if you are Expressed Interest Criminal Justice do not make advising appointments here. Request an advising appointment at Criminal Justice majors have assigned advisors. To make an appointment with your advisor, go to the EAB student appointment system, select Criminal Justice Advising, and select an appointment time with your advisor. Appointments are only available during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Major Advising

The Criminal Justice Advising Center has advising available for prospective, expressed interest CRJ and continuing majors. Tuesday through Thursday, via Zoom; 10:00 to 4 p.m. Email to request an advising appointment.

Division Resources

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

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