Criminal Justice and Legal Studies

School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi


Our mission is to educate students in a learning environment conducive to excellence in meeting the complex challenges present in justice-related services. Our faculty is to expand the knowledge base and to integrate cutting-edge information into the learning experiences of students. In addition, it is the mission of the Department of Legal Studies to extend service to our constituents in order to enhance learning, program development, and justice related service in Mississippi, the region, and the nation.