HSS is the cornerstone of St. Mary's liberal arts and Marianist education. With more than 20 disciplines to choose from, this is the largest school on campus.
Armando Abney, Ph.D., Chair
In the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, students study the administration and practices of the police, courts and correctional institutions. They also explore the individual and social factors that contribute to the cause of criminal behavior.
The Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at St. Mary’s University is committed to providing quality academic and professional education. It focuses on the integration of liberal studies with professional preparation and the strongest ethical commitment possible.