Admission Requirements

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Follow your passion for criminology and criminal justice

The Criminology department at Missouri State accepts and encourages all students interested in pursuing criminology.

To begin course work in the field of criminology, you initially need to be admitted to Missouri State. Before completing 75 credit hours, you must also be admitted to a degree program.

Declaring your major

Stop by the Academic Advisement Center, University Hall 109, to declare or change your major to criminology. For more information, contact the Academic Advisement Center at 417-836-5258.