• Student holding up J Sign at graduation
  • Students in class.
  • Dr. Habel welcoming a military student into Political Science.
  • Group of graduates with faculty at graduation
  • Student speaking with professor.

Political Science and Criminal Justice

It is a great time to be a criminal justice or political science major. At South, you’ll discover an exceptional classroom experience supporting a number of career options, and many campus organizations and activities to join. Our programs offer a variety courses and learning experiences to help prepare students for their careers. We’re also expanding our internships and career events, which means more real world opportunities for you. The critical thinking, writing, oral communication, and analytical skills our degrees provide have prepared graduates for work in fields that have included law enforcement; government; law; corrections; public policy; political campaigns; business; education; journalism; NGOs and non-profits; and more.