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.

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  • Problem-solving
  • Communication
  • Working with diverse others

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millikin sociology
College of Arts & Sciences | Sociology & Organizational Leadership
Sociology major organizes law enforcement educational visit
September 14, 2016, 3:30pm
Millikin University sociology major Heather Smith, a senior from Decatur, Ill., is currently completing an internship at the Pershing Early Learning Center, an educational environment...
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PACE Organizational Leadership
Community | Sociology & Organizational Leadership | PACE
Leading by Example
July 22, 2016, 9:45am
Leading by Example Students enrolled in Millikin University's Organizational Leadership (OL) program learn to become stronger professionals and effective organizational members through...
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Chicago Immersion
College of Arts & Sciences
Sociology undergrads explore the communities and cultures of Chicago
July 23, 2014, 3:00pm
Sociology undergrads explore the communities and cultures of Chicago Millikin University's Summer Immersion session offers a wide range of courses for students to experience. One of the...
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