The Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice is an interdisciplinary department with two highly compatible majors that prepare students for a variety of professional careers in social service, counseling, advocacy, government, public policy, crime and corrections, law and law enforcement, social science research, teaching, or graduate studies. Students may major or minor in  Sociology or Criminal Justice, or both. To better prepare students for these careers, all our courses are geared toward critical thinking, problem-solving, communication, and working with diverse others.

  • Critical thinking
  • Problem-solving
  • Communication
  • Working with diverse others

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Keyria Rodgers Millikin University
Academic | Campus | College of Arts & Sciences
Millikin playing a role in improving Juvenile Justice System
July 16, 2019, 1:30pm
Millikin professor weighs in on development of Juvenile Justice Council Local lawmakers, enforcement officers, attorneys and professors recently met at Richland Community College on July...
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Millikin Winter Commencement
Academic | Admissions | Alumni & Friends
Winter graduates encouraged to embrace challenges
December 10, 2018, 1:45pm
Millikin University recognizes over 120 graduates at 2018 Winter Commencement Tanya Andricks, CEO of Crossing Healthcare and a 1995 graduate of Millikin University, stood among a packed...
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Amy Mazzotti
Academic | Campus | Career Center
Make It Millikin: Amy Mazzotti '18
July 23, 2018, 2:15pm
Thriving business owner earning degree through Flexible Learning Amy Mazzotti is known throughout the Decatur community as an ambitious, inspiring and genuine leader. Her successful...
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