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Earn a degree in Administration of Justice at Greater Allegheny

Penn State Greater Allegheny is now authorized to offer the Administration of Justice major (B.A. or B.S.) starting Summer 2014.

The degree is intended for students interested in pursuing careers in criminal justice, either immediately after obtaining the baccalaureate degree, or after graduate school.

Criminal Justice at Penn State

Criminal justice majors at Penn State go by various names. At Greater Allegheny, students can complete either a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in administration of justice. The criminal justice course requirements are the same for the B.A. and B.S. degrees. The difference is that students in the B.A. also study a second language and additional arts, sciences, social sciences, and cultures courses, whereas students in the B.S. complete a concentration of other courses in consultation with their adviser.

For more information

Questions about the program requirements, curriculum, or job options?

Dr. Margaret L. Signorella
Director of Academic Affairs
412-675-9052
msignorella@psu.edu

Interested in applying as a first-year or transfer student?

Penn State Greater Allegheny Admissions
4000 University Drive
McKeesport, PA 15132
412-675-9010
psuga@psu.edu