May 18, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminology and Criminal Justice

School Director: Brenda L. Vogel

School Office: Engineering Technology (ET) Room 232

Telephone: (562) 985 - 8965

Faculty: Jamie Binnall, Alice Choi, Ryan G. Fischer, Connie Ireland, Aili Malm, Rebecca Nash, Nicholas Perez, Dina Perrone, Robert Schug, Christine Scott-Hayward, Tracy Tolbert, Sam Vickovic, Brenda L. Vogel, John Wang

Undergraduate Advisor: CHHS Academic Advising and Resources Center

Graduate Advisors: Aili Malm (Online Program) and Dina Perrone (Traditional Program) 

Internship Coordinators: Ron Mark, Brenda L. Vogel

Administrative Assistant: Monique Corona

College: College of Health and Human Services  

Courses: CRJU  

Career Options

• Law Enforcement • Institutional Corrections • Community Corrections • Court System • Social Services Agencies • Juvenile Justice • Investigations • Victim Services • Re-Entry Services • Research • Security • Law (Some of these careers require additional education or experience.) 


The school works collaboratively to investigate, understand, and solve social problems related to crime through the interdisciplinary and comparative study of crime and criminal behavior, as well as the policies and systems designed to control criminality. Graduates are well-prepared to become agents of positive change in the justice system through evaluation, research, ethical practice, and dedicated service. Graduates are also prepared to pursue advanced degrees in criminology/criminal justice, law, public affairs, and related graduate fields.


    Graduate and Professional DegreesUndergraduate DegreesMinor


      Criminal Justice