The goal of the Criminal Justice program is to provide 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., Program Director
  • Darla Darno, Ph.D.
  • Chin Hu, Ph.D.
  • Gerard LaSalle, Ph.D.
  • Ray Muller, Ph.D.
  • Vertel Martin, M.S.
  • 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

Contact Information

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