Justice Systems Minor

If you’re curious about our system of justice and want to become a more informed and better citizen, you can pursue a minor in criminal justice at Truman. The minor in justice systems complements any major offered at Truman.

Discover Surprising Connections

As a justice systems minor, you develop critical-thinking, problem-solving, and presentation skills that can benefit whatever career path you choose.  Expand your network and join our Pre-Law Club or become a member of our Mock Trial Team to see what the courtroom experience is like. Join Lambda Alpha Epsilon and compete in academic, physical agility, crime scene investigations, and marksmanship competitions.

Extend the Reach of Your Knowledge

At Truman, you can enrich your educational experience through activities outside of class. Build your teamwork skills through group projects and study groups. Broaden your horizons even further through internship, research, and study abroad opportunities.

Small Classes and Supportive Learning Environment

As a student at Truman,  you join a lively community of learners. With the small size of our Justice Systems Department, you’ll find it’s easy to make friends who can become great study partners. Small class sizes also ensure frequent one-on-one interaction with your professors who are willing to offer advice and guidance.

News

Sofi’s Study Abroad Experience in ItalySofi’s Study Abroad Experience in Italy

November 13, 2018

My name is Sofi Bacandreas, and I am a Justice Systems major living and studying in Florence, Italy, for the fall semester of my junior year. I chose Florence due to its rich history. Every street I turn onto has a different story to tell of the past. While living abroad, I have been taking […]

Guest Speaker for Victimology Class Addresses Human Trafficking IssuesGuest Speaker for Victimology Class Addresses Human Trafficking Issues

October 16, 2018

Emily Russell, Executive Director of the Human Trafficking Task Force with the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, spoke to students in JUST 402: Victimology on Oct. 16. She addressed various ways human trafficking presents in Missouri, effects on victims and current initiatives to address this issue.

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Events

Art Gallery Exhibit: MicroEcos
November 27 • 8:30am - 12:00am
Wind Symphony II Concert
November 28 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm

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