Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Department of Public Service

Chair: B. Cox 


Associate Professor: B. Cox

Assistant Professors: E. Cook, S. Gambill

Instructor: H. Craig

Major Field of Study

Criminal Justice Administration

Minor Fields of Study

Criminal Justice Administration

Homeland Security

Mission Statement

The mission of the program is to provide students with courses that support a liberal arts, interdisciplinary education that instills critical thinking, writing skills, social interaction, career readiness, personal reflection, compassion, and empathy for solving domestic, legal, political, and social problems. The major is designed to produce graduates who have a passion for public service and learning in the context of a Christian environment. While developing knowledge in social and legal areas, graduates will be well prepared to address the 21st century domestic and global criminal justice and public safety issues in specialized careers in local, state, and federal criminal justice systems.