Department Chair: Dr. Gary Rose

The Criminal Justice Department at Sacred Heart University offers a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice as well as a Master of Arts in Criminal Justice. Department of Criminal Justice is committed to providing its students with the proficiency, flexibility and expertise to meet the needs of an ever-changing technological and culturally diverse society. Ethical issues and concerns pervade every aspect of the field of criminal justice. It is, therefore, incumbent upon the Department of Criminal Justice to provide its students with the ability to effectively deal with these issues utilizing the fundamental moral principles of Judeo-Christian tradition. This includes obtaining a thorough knowledge of the various components of the field of criminal justice and how they relate to our increasingly diverse society. Upon completion of the Baccalaureate degree, graduates will be prepared to pursue graduate work in criminal justice, enter law school or obtain positions within the ever-expanding field of criminal justice.


Browse the Criminal Justice Collections:

CJ Faculty Publications

CJ Masters Theses

CJ Student Publications

CJ Times (Newsletter)