Dr. Gaylene Armstrong is studying the impact of specialty courts for veterans and others in Nueces County.. . . read more
The College is seeking student ambassadors to serve as official representatives at campus events.. . . read more
A Police Captain from the Thai Police got lessons in crime analysis during an internship with the New York City Police Department.. . . read more
Three criminal justice students are investigating New Zealand's three strikes law through a new undergraduate research grant.. . . read more
This fall the College is offering a new online Master of Science in Victim Services Management.. . . read more
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Faculty recently recognized as the 4th most productive researchers in the country provide foundational courses using the most sophisticated technology and advanced science along with your highly developed skills in reasoning and analysis. Focus on the special needs of crime victims. Or continue your education as a criminal justice researcher by exploring the Master's or Ph.D. program in Criminology and Criminal Justice. Do all this and more in Sam Houston State University’s College of Criminal Justice, one of the largest and most prestigious criminal justice programs in the nation.
As a Criminal Justice major at SHSU, the opportunities are endless:
SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice ranks among the finest in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in its "America's Best Colleges 2009" edition.