Through participation in student organizations, you interact with fellow students, faculty members and professionals who are interested in the field of criminal justice. These opportunities provide professional development and networking experiences to supplement your classroom studies and to prepare you for the workplace. Also, our student organizations are committed to making a difference in the community through service projects and fundraising events. Our student organizations include:
Alpha Phi Sigma, Criminal Justice Honor Society
Alpha Phi Sigma is a nationally recognized honor society for students in the criminal justice sciences. The Missouri State chapter, Sigma Mu Sigma, holds regular meetings throughout the academic year and participates in service projects benefiting the Springfield area. These meetings provide members with the opportunity to exchange ideas and learn from professionals in the field.