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Why Choose
Cedar Crest?
  • Personalized attention
  • Average class size <20
  • Women's leadership opportunities
  • Flexibility to add dual major, minor
Best Online Criminal Justice Degrees

A unique behavioral-based program taught by credentialed criminal justice experts.

Scott Hoke, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
610-437-4471 ext. 4454

Criminal Justice Minor

Whether your goal is a career in the criminal justice system or a deeper understanding of human behavior, a minor in criminal justice will provide you with the knowledge and experience you need to succeed.

Cedar Crest students who minor in criminal justice come from many academic backgrounds, including:

  • Art therapy
  • Forensic science
  • Political science
  • Psychology
  • Social work

Customize Your Minor

Cedar Crest’s criminal justice minor contains just two required courses: “CRJ 101: The Legal System” and “CRJ 106: Criminology.” To complete the minor, you may customize your elective choices to best suit your career goals.