The Department of Criminology, Sociology, and Geography offers to students courses
designed to provide them with a better understanding of themselves and their environment.
Within this multi-disciplinary department, students have an opportunity to receive a baccalaureate
degree in one of three areas: Criminology, Geography, and Sociology.
Majors in the Department of Criminology, Sociology, and Geography are prepared for
many professions including teaching, government service, law, business, research, cartography,
and community planning; and for professional careers within the criminal justice
system such as police, truancy and probation offi cers, parole officers, and correctional and