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Criminal Justice

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Justice career path

Undergraduate and graduate programs prepare student for justice-related careers.

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Students have plenty of opportunities to become academically and professionally successful.

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Our criminal justice professors and instructors share with students years of expertise in their fields.

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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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Department of Criminal Justice (0214)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557


Phone (775) 784-6164

Ansari Business Building, Room 601

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