School of Humanities & Behavioral Science

Why Choose AU for Criminal Justice?

Anderson University’s program in criminal justice provides a combination of classroom and experiential learning opportunities through internships and specialized courses in law enforcement, victim advocacy, probation, corrections, juvenile justice, and other related fields. The program offers small class sizes taught by full-time faculty with strong academic backgrounds and professional experience within the criminal justice field. At AU, students develop the knowledge base for understanding crime, whether it takes place through street offenses such as robbery, theft, or homicide or via newer modes, including white-collar crime, cyber-crimes, and terrorism.

Criminal justice is a rapidly changing field offering a wide variety of careers. Our approach at AU is to help students find the match between their interest in criminal justice and their particular strengths and God-given talents. We work with students throughout their time at AU to help them discover and develop their skills, knowledge, and character to fulfill career aspirations in a criminal justice-related field.