Department of Criminal Justice,
Social and Political Science
University Hall 226
Welcome to the Department of Criminal Justice,
Social & Political Science
Our mission is to provide excellent educational opportunities for students majoring in criminal justice, law & society or political science, as well as those taking Criminal Justice, Political Science, Sociology, and Anthropology courses as a required component of another program of study, and for students who are taking any combination of those courses to fulfill a general education requirement. Regardless of your program of study, in the Department of Criminal Justice, Social & Political Science, you will find caring, motivated and talented professors who will help make your educational experience a positive one.
This is an exciting time to be working and studying in the social and behavioral sciences. Opportunities abound in state-of-the-science fields within Criminal Justice, Law & Society and Political Science and we can help prepare you for many different public and private industry-related careers. We offer a diverse set of courses, research opportunities, and internships in federal, state and local government agencies, and private corporations. These will help you be competitive for advanced or professional degrees in law, international relations and state or local government, or you may choose to use your education as a springboard to a career in industry or public service. In any case, we can help you.
Please call, e-mail or drop in if you have any questions about any of the majors offered in the Department at AASU. We look forward to helping you achieve your educational goals.
Dr. Daniel Skidmore-Hess