A major in Criminology offers a solid foundation in law enforcement, corrections and our justice system. Mount Aloysius Criminology faculty bring first-hand experience to students in all of these areas. Criminology students can also choose to add several different certificates or concentrations in specialty areas and even choose to complete an internship for credit.
Offered as: Associate, Bachelor, Minor
- Forensic Accounting in Criminal Investigations Concentration
- Digital Forensics Investigation Concentration
- Correctional Administration
- Criminal Justice Addictions Certification
- Forensic Investigation Certification
Minor in Criminology
Employment opportunities are expected to increase by 4% over the next ten years and in 2014 the median salary for someone with a bachelor’s of science in Criminology was $55,000.
- Available internships in variety of settings including our local prisons. Upon completion students are certified as a correctional officer.
- Concentration in Forensic Accounting in Criminal Investigations – This focus is a common pre-requisite for assignment in the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Internal Revenue Service.
- Certificate in Forensic Investigation – enabling grads to investigate crime scenes
- Certificate in Criminal Justice Addictions Professional – course satisfies the academic component of state certification
- Certificate in Correctional Administration
Criminology at Mount Aloysius College prepares students for work in a variety of settings within the criminal justice system. In addition, students will receive a solid foundation in liberal arts, focusing on honing their ability to communicate professionally.New Concentration: Digital Forensic Investigation