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Criminology and Justice Studies

The Department of Law and Justice Studies

The Department of Law and Justice Studies houses Avila University's Criminology and Justice studies major, as well as minors in Criminology and Justice Studies and Sociology.  Whether a student is majoring or minoring in one of the department's programs, our mission is to provide students with an understanding of how the scientific method can be applied to crime and other social phenomena so as to provide students with the critical thinking skills necessary to successfully navigate an ever-changing complex social world.  

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Class of 2023

it's move-in week! Welcome to the Eagles' Nest

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University Singers Tour France

Choir tour send off

Choir performing inside Visitation Church

A recap of the Avila University Singers tour of Normandy and Le Puy, France

Pictures, video, and a post-tour reflection >>

Before Hours: Info. Session for Adult Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

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Join us for coffee & snacks while talking with our various program representatives about how you can work full time and go to school for your undergraduate or graduate degree.
Aug. 27 between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m.

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