Welcome to Criminology and Criminal Justice at UTA

Our academic programs are challenging but rewarding. At UTA, we take the time to teach, mentor, and train our students in the highest standards of research, practice, and ethics.

About Us

The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at UTA provides students with an academically sound education in criminal justice and prepares them for management positions with municipal, state and federal agencies. Students who are new to the discipline have opportunities for internships with local criminal justice agencies and law offices.

Undergraduate Studies

Earn a bachelor's degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice or a minor in Law & Legal Studies or Forensic Applications of Science and Technology.

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Graduate Studies

Earn a Master of Arts Degree (Arlington) or a Cohort Master of Arts Degree (Online) in Criminology and Criminal Justice.

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Meet a CRCJ Graduate

Chief Derick Miller of the Irving Police Department shares his past experience as an UTA student and adjust professor at the university.