The Criminal Justice Program provides students with a basic understanding of significant issues in the field of criminal justice, drawing on courses in sociology, anthropology, philosophy, and political science.
Criminal Justice Program to be DiscontinuedThe University of Richmond's Criminal Justice program will be discontinued after May 2016, pending approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
Criminal Justice Feature Stories
Abbey Beichler, '15
Senior pursues her interest in criminal justice through work with the Maryland Office of the Public Defender’s juvenile division.
Laura Garnier Dykstra, '06
Just a few years after graduating from the University of Richmond with degrees in psychology and criminal justice, Laura Garnier Dykstra, ’06, is once again immersed in the life of the undergraduate. This time, however, she’s taken on a more passive role—researching the health behaviors of college students.