Criminology majors study the nature, extent, causes, control, and prevention of criminal behavior in both the individual and society.
What You'll Study
As a Criminology major, you'll analyze law and the criminal justice system, study the causes and consequences of crime, and critique social responses to crime.
- The examination of evidence
- Hereditary, psychological, and social causes of crime
- Various modes of investigation and conviction
- The efficiencies of differing styles of punishment, rehabilitation, and corrections