Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Criminal Justice

Criminal justice

Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice offers courses and programs examining the organization and processes of human social behavior and belief systems. The roles of individuals in both the maintenance and change of these arrangements are also explored. Please review the program requirements and course descriptions from the SXU Academic Catalog for more detailed information.

Criminal Justice Major

Criminal Justice students participate in basic preparation that relates the criminal justice area to liberal arts education and forms a foundation for employment opportunities in such fields as corrections, institutional security, police work and probation. Students will have an understanding of the moral, philosophical, historical and scientific base from which to understand and make decisions and judgments when presented with criminal justice topics.