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Crime and Justice Studies

You will study our criminal justice system, theories of criminal behavior, and institutions while working toward a degree in crime and justice studies at Wright State. You can develop analytical and ethical decision-making skills, the use of technology, data collection, and diverse communication channels. Learn to effectively serve and protect others as you consider a career field in government and public safety agencies. Choose a Bachelor of Arts program, an Associate of Technical Studies at the Lake Campus only, add a minor to your current major, go on to postgraduate work and earn a Master of Arts degree, or complete the Law Enforcement Academy at the Lake Campus.

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