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Department of Law 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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This Week Inside Goppert Theatre

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Silent Sky
Feb. 21 - 24, 2019
Goppert Theatre

Avila students attend free.

Student Scholar Day: Apply Now

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Student Scholar Day is an opportunity for students to professionally present scholarly work in their field.

Applications are due March 8

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OPEN HOUSE: March 7

Get your degree at the speed of life

Please plan on joining us for our next adult undergraduate and graduate programs Open House on Thursday, March 7, 2019, between 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. RSVP here.

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