Justice career path
Undergraduate and graduate programs prepares student for justice-related careers.
We are here for you
Students have plenty of opportunities to become academically and professionally successful.
Our criminal justice professors and instructors share with students years of expertise in their fields.
Welcome, we have much to offer
The Department of Criminal Justice welcomes a diverse student body and encourages its students to explore the full range of opportunities in criminal justice and justice-related professions and graduate programs.
The department is part of the School of Social Research and Justice Studies in the College of Liberal Arts. It has more than 750 undergraduates in its two tracks, the Criminal Justice major and Law and Justice specialization. It also offers a master's degree in criminal justice.
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Biggest Little Pollinator Garden starts at UNR
A new pollinator corridor featuring native Nevada biodiversity is underway on the south end of campus! Follow along online to see the progress made by UNR faculty and students, USFWS, and Nevada Bugs and Butterflies toward this incredible goal.