Welcome to the Department of 

Criminal Justice at ECU

Welcome to the Department of Criminal Justice! Students in our programs explore every facet of criminal justice which focuses on preventing crime and improving public safety in the U.S. and abroad. A degree in Criminal Justice prepares the student for advanced criminal justice or law studies or for work in local, state, and federal justice professions. Our graduates are employed by diverse organizations, such as the FBI, Department of Homeland Security, Secret Service, Sheriff Department, Police Department, Crime Laboratory, and Court, just to name a few. The department offers a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degree and two minors one in Criminal Justice and the other in Forensic Science.

Important Dates:

  The Departmental Recognition Ceremony will be held Friday, December 14 at 4:00 pm in the Jenkins Fine Arts Auditorium.

ECU Criminal Justice News

JUST Connect Promo


2018 ranking

Online Program Award

Awards and Recognition

Jones 2018 Award

Beeler 2017 Award

Sorensen 2017 Award

Bonner 2017 Award

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Dept. of Criminal Justice