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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Justin and Michelle Burns
Academic | Alumni & Friends | College of Arts & Sciences
Graduating Together
May 25, 2017, 12:30pm
Graduating Together Justin Burns and his wife, Michelle '13, have had quite the support system for one another during their journey to academic success. Balancing work and school, both...
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Millikin Sociology
Campus | College of Arts & Sciences | Sociology & Organizational Leadership
Millikin Sociology Professors named Co-Presidents of Illinois Sociological Association
February 15, 2017, 1:15pm
Millikin Sociology Professors named Co-Presidents of Illinois Sociological Association Millikin University Sociology faculty members Dr. Kenneth Laundra, associate professor of sociology...
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Millikin Organizational Leadership
Academic | Alumni & Friends | College of Arts & Sciences
Millikin graduate fulfills promise by earning degree
December 16, 2016, 10:15am
Millikin graduate fulfills promise by earning degree Jan Coventry's journey to earning her bachelor's degree from Millikin University has been 40 years in the making. She attempted a few...
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