Mason’s degree in criminology, law and society is designed for students interested in law enforcement, law, homeland security, and related career fields. As a student in the program, you will be taught by outstanding professors who have years of experience as both researchers and practitioners.
You will learn to assess the strengths and weaknesses of different ways of seeking justice. You'll come to understand the impact that different systems of justice have on the lives of individuals and communities. Most importantly, you will develop the skills to be competitive in the job market.
You will take courses in criminal justice, crime, and law. You can pursue a concentration in criminal justice, law and society, or homeland security and justice.
All students have opportunities for research, global-engagement, public service, and career preparation.