Criminal Justice

Experience an inter-disciplinary approach to the study of the criminal justice system. You will have the opportunity to take courses in Political Science, Psychology and Sociology. You will study the American Criminal Justice System and become familiar with the concepts and research methods necessary to work in criminology or criminal justice. A minor in Criminal Justice can be useful preparation for careers in social service, counseling, law, law enforcement, corrections, and graduate studies.


New Constitution Day Essay Contest sponsored by Political Science Department

In honor of the annual anniversary to celebrate the signing of the U.S. Constitution, the political science faculty at University of the Ozarks are sponsoring a new Constitution Day Essay Contest for Ozarks students.

Visit with Central American dignitary leads to published paper for Navarrete

A meeting with the former vice president of Nicaragua has turned into a monumental opportunity for one aspiring economist and politician from Central America.

Professor Scully named to "40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire" list

University of the Ozarks Assistant Professor of Political Science Dr. Mark Scully has been named to the 2015 edition of "40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire," which is presented by the higher education website NerdScholar.