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CRIMINAL JUSTICE DEPARTMENT

Dozens of Careers Ranging from Attorney to Law Enforcement to Corrections

Criminal Justice is a rapidly expanding field that provides a wide variety of career paths. Because our criminal justice system reflects the realities and concerns of society, the Criminal Justice program draws from a wide variety of academic disciplines like political science, psychology, history, and sociology.

Earn an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice program offers the student the opportunity to earn an Associate Degree. The majority of criminal justice courses originate from the USU Eastern campus in Price, Utah and are available at all USU regional campuses and distance education sites through interactive broadcast. Some classes are also available on the USU Logan campus.

  Associate Degree requirements

Police Officer Academy

Utah State University Eastern is fast becoming the training center for law enforcement in Eastern Utah. See Police Officer Academy for more information.


Choose USU Eastern

The faculty at USU Eastern are working professionals or retired from various criminal justice fields. They relish the opportunity to share their knowledge and expertise with students. They care about what they do and the students they mentor. They strive to teach current methods using their vast experiences and today’s latest technology.