The School of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice offers several major degree program options. These programs blend solid academic and professional education with the broad perspectives of the liberal arts.
Students in our law enforcement and criminal justice majors are actively engaged in examining and pursuing answers to the many complex questions surrounding the crime problem in our communities. Select from the list below to learn more about each major area of study.
Students may have the opportunity to consider different options on how they will achieve their degree. Most SLC students earn their degree as an on-campus student; for some students there are other options. Explore Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Cohort Programs.
The School of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice offers a certificate for students who have already earned a bachelor's degree (in any field) and want to enter the law enforcement profession in Minnesota. This certificate begins each fall term and takes one academic year to complete. Learn more about the Law Enforcement Licensing Certificate.
The School of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice offers a criminal justice minor to enhance majors in other fields. Find out more...
The School of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice offers a Master of Science in Criminal Justice. The program is designed to provide practitioners with the advanced knowledge and abilities needed for effective, ethical leadership in today's criminal justice organizations. Learn more...