Criminal Justice


  • Criminal justice and management
  • Work with criminal justice agencies
  • Only graduate CJ program in region

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This interdisciplinary program combines criminal justice and management course work. Students are encouraged also to select electives from such related fields as Psychology and Social Work. The program has close working relationships with federal Middle District criminal justice agencies located in Scranton. It is the only graduate criminal justice program within a 150 mile radius of Scranton. The program is designed for criminal justice administrators or those who wish to prepare for management positions in this field.

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Accomplished Social Sciences Faculty

Joseph Mecca
Lecturer in Criminal Justice and Sociology

Anthony Peter Gach
Lecturer in Criminal Justice

Brian Monahan
Assistant Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice

Patrick Seffrin
Director of Crim. Justice Program, Assistant Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice

Internships opportunities are available in local, state and federal agencies.

Graduate Admissions Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • “B” average during undergraduate study or demonstrated potential for graduate work
  • Completed application
  • Essay
  • Official, sealed transcripts
  • Two or three letters of recommendation

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