Investigate career opportunities With a criminal justice Degree!
The criminal justice program at The University of Findlay will put you on the path to a successful and productive career.
The legal profession
What distinguishes The University of Findlay’s criminal justice bachelor's degree from others is our commitment to enriching you with the knowledge, skills and judgment necessary to become recognized leaders in the criminal justice field.
As a criminal justice major you will take classes such as:
Legal issues in criminal justice
The juvenile justice system
Through interaction with our dedicated faculty, each with real-world experience in the criminal justice profession, you will develop the ability to transform cutting-edge knowledge into meaningful practice. Our dedicated faculty will prepare you to be leaders in the criminal justice field with personalized advising and interactive instruction.
Student Engagement Opportunities
Get involved with the many clubs and organizations offered on campus. With nearly 80, you’re sure to find people that share your interests including the Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Club.
The student-run Criminal Justice and Forensic SciencClub offers learning opportunities:
Ride-alongs with local police agencies
Active participation in real-life law enforcement scenarios through utilization of Firearm Training Simulators
Stimulating conversations with professionals and experts in the criminal justice field
Tours of male and female prisons and jails and area crime labs
Andrew C. Baldridge
Memorial Criminal Justice Student of the Year Award
Andrew was a 2006 graduate of The University of Findlay. He earned a BS in business management with a minor in criminal justice. Andrew lost his life in the line of duty serving as an officer for the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
2008-09 Timothy Reddick
2009-10 Sarah Everly
2010-11 Joseph D. Schroeder
Matthew John Randall
2011-12 Victoria Chamberlin
2012-13 Elise Stone