Optional Specializations

Focused Areas of Study For Criminal Justice Majors

Specializations are an optional part of your Criminal Justice major and may be taken in tandem with other elective Criminal Justice courses and/or a minor. Your Faculty Advisor in the Division of Education & Human Studies will help you map out the best academic path to reach your desired career and/or graduate studies goals.


Specializations in the Criminal Justice Major

  • Cyber Investigation Specialists are extremely valuable to employers who face challenges in keeping up with increasingly technological crimes. The Cyber Investigation specialization will give you the skills to address these needs.
  • Criminal justice professionals with a fundamental understanding of more than one language have an immediate advantage over their peers, allowing for much greater job opportunity and career growth in the fields of law enforcement. Learn about the Spanish Language Specialization for Criminal Justice majors.