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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Philip Ganley
Alumni & Friends | College of Arts & Sciences | Community
Millikin graduate sworn in as Police Officer
January 11, 2018, 2:30pm
Ganley '17 one of 10 recruits sworn in as new Decatur Police Officers Recent Millikin University graduate Philip Ganley '17 was among 10 recruits who were sworn in as new Decatur...
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Millikin Organizational Leadership Awards
Academic | Alumni & Friends | College of Arts & Sciences
Reaching the Finish Line
January 9, 2018, 10:45am
Organizational Leadership graduates garner accolades Decatur natives Jennifer Rose and Jennifer Yeakley finished what they both set out to accomplish, a bachelor's degree. Rose and...
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Millikin Criminal Justice
Academic | College of Arts & Sciences | Community
Millikin University to manage new Macon County Teen Justice Program
July 19, 2017, 3:30pm
Millikin University to manage new Macon County Teen Justice Program Millikin University, in collaboration with the Macon County State's Attorney's Office and the Andreas Foundation, are...
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