Criminal Justice is a rapidly expanding field that provides a wide variety of career paths. Because our criminal justice system reflects the realities and concerns of society, the Criminal Justice program draws from a wide variety of academic disciplines like political science, psychology, history, and sociology.

Dozens of Careers Ranging for Attorney-at-Law to Enforcement of Law

Career Options:
  • Attorney
  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Correctional Officer
  • Inspector or Compliance Officer
  • Firefighter
  • Paralegal
Credit Hours:
  • Minimum Credits Required: 60

Why Choose USU Eastern?

The faculty at USU Eastern are working professionals or retired from various criminal justice fields. They relish the opportunity to share their knowledge and expertise with students. They care about what they do and the students they mentor. They strive to teach current methods using their vast experiences and today’s lastest technology.

Learning Options

The majority of criminal justice courses originate from the USU Eastern campus in Price, Utah and are available at all USU regional campuses and distance education sites through interactive broadcast. Some classes are also available on the USU Logan campus.