Homeland Security and Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice Program at Sul Ross State University is designed to give students a quality education with a large selection of profession specific classes. Upon completion of a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice the student will be prepared to meet the diverse needs of pursuing a career within the Criminal Justice and Homeland Security.

What is Criminal Justice?

Criminal Justice is a profession specific discipline used by national and local governments to maintain social order and control criminals who violate the law. Since 9/11, the demand for well educated and trained individuals, who are prepared to take on the challenges of this career, has increased exponentially.

Web Courses

Many of our course offerings are web based. All web based courses at Sul Ross are  housed on the Blackboard 9 learning platform.

Brand New!

The Criminal Justice Department is pleased to announce the new Master of Science Degree in Homeland Security.  Details are available under the Master's Program link on the right and a sample degree plan is available under the link for Forms.

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