Criminal Justice students will acquire an understanding of the principles of ethics and social justice, and the role these principles play in the field of criminal justice.

Students will be able to recognize the value of human diversity, and gain awareness of social inequalities and their direct and indirect effect on crime and criminality.

The program provides students with the educational background necessary to pursue careers in criminal justice, and/or to pursue graduate study in criminology, criminal justice, law, or other related fields.

Criminal Justice students will acquire an understanding of the principles of ethics and social justice, and the role these principles play in the field of criminal justice.

Students will be able to recognize the value of human diversity, and gain awareness of social inequalities and their direct and indirect effect on crime and criminality.

The program provides students with the educational background necessary to pursue careers in criminal justice, and/or to pursue graduate study in criminology, criminal justice, law, or other related fields.

Career Potential

Career Setting

Teaching Faculty

  • Carrie Lynn Maloney, Ph.D., Criminal Justice Program Director
  • Darla Darno, Ph.D.
  • Chin Hu, Ph.D.
  • Gerard LaSalle, Ph.D., Criminal Justice Internship Coordinator
  • Vertel Martin, M.S.
  • Scott Mathers, Ph.D.
  • Ray Muller, Ph.D.
  • Hooshang Pazaki, Ph.D.
  • Michael Pittaro, Ph.D.
  • Jeffrey Rosky, Ph.D.
  • Richard Ruck, Ed.D.

Contact Us

For additional information regarding the programs offered, please contact the department secretary at (570) 422-3453 or email at dboushell@esu.edu.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Stroud Hall 101
Phone:
(570) 422-3453
Fax:
(570) 422-3198 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair Sociology, Social Work & Criminal Justice
Name
John Kraybill-Greggo
Phone:
(570) 422-3844