Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
The School of Criminal Justice was founded in 2003 in
response to the September 11th attacks. Monroe College recognized
the need for highly trained criminal justice professionals at the local, state
and federal levels. We structured our curriculum to empower future law
enforcement officers, social workers and emergency responders to solve
real-life on the job problems. Students learn the major trends, issues and
realities of today’s Criminal Justice system, while building a solid foundation
for a career in criminal justice.
Criminal justice jobs are in high demand. Police
departments, law firms, social services agencies and the courts are actively
seeking the best and brightest graduates to keep communities safe and make a
difference. An associate, bachelors or master’s degree from Monroe College can
help you move towards a rewarding and exciting career.
Associate Degrees Bachelor's Degree Graduate Degree PASS Program
The pursuit of a college degree in the field of criminal
justice is a perfect major for those ready to assist, protect and serve our
society. An associate, bachelor or master’s degree in criminal justice prepares
our students to become a well-prepared professionals of tomorrow.
Criminal justice encompasses law enforcement, legal studies,
human services, corrections, probation and parole on both the state and federal
levels. Our curriculum provides the successful student with a solid foundation
in the fundamentals of criminal justice from understanding the theory and
practical perspective of the field. Our educational offerings cover the full
range of criminal justice, legal and justice policy issues. Students have the
opportunity to study and understand the problems facing our communities as well
as ways in which to solve them.
Our distinguished faculty are the best in the field from all
aspects of the industry including the law, criminology, public policy and human
services. They are trailblazers in their own right, bringing their diverse and
vast experience into the classroom truly adding a “real world” insight into the
Michele S. Rodney, Esq.
Dean of the School of Criminal Justice