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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Millikin Winter Commencement
Academic | Alumni & Friends | Campus
Millikin graduates celebrate achievements at Winter Commencement
December 12, 2016, 10:15am
Millikin graduates celebrate achievements at Winter Commencement Kirkland Fine Arts Center was a packed venue on Sunday, Dec. 11, as families, friends and faculty celebrated the...
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Dr. Ken Laundra's Talk on Race
November 18, 2016, 9:30am
RACE Monday, November 21, 6:00 – 7:30pm, Madden Auditorium “Am I Racist?” Join us for a conversation about race and racism in America, where we will consider how...
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Lincoln Academy Laureate
Academic | Campus | College of Arts & Sciences
Ganley honored as Lincoln Academy Student Laureate
November 15, 2016, 11:15am
Ganley honored as Lincoln Academy Student Laureate Millikin University senior sociology major Philip Ganley of Decatur, Ill., was honored as Millikin's recipient of the Lincoln Academy...
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