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Criminology and Justice

Just like on TV, a criminology and justice career requires not only cutting-edge technology, but also research skills combined with a comprehensive and critical understanding of the criminal justice system.

Start with a Criminal Justice degree and join the more than 1,000 students who have graduated from Loyola with this degree since 1960. Loyola offers discounts to members of local law enforcement agencies seeking bachelor's degrees. You can also minor in forensic science or criminal justice.

We also offer a Master of Criminal Justice. Find out more about our programs.

Student Success

Alumnus Katrina Workman Berger lands new post

Katrina Workman Berger '06 was recently selected as the Deputy Assistant Director for Domestic Operations within the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Office of Homeland Security Investigations Headquarters in Washington, DC. Prior to this selection, she was detailed to the Department of Justice as the Deputy Director for the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) Fusion Center, a multi–agency center located in the Fairfax, VA area.

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Focus on your Future

MCJ Program is now accepting applications for Spring 2016

Prof. Serpas speaks in D.C.

The new group, Law Enforcement Leaders to Reduce Crime and Incarceration, marks an unprecedented partnership among the nation’s top law enforcement leaders to push reforms to reduce incarceration.

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