Criminal Justice

Justice with a Forensic Lining

From prosecuting a witness in a mock trial to analyzing evidence with state-of-the-art forensic technology to investigating a staged crime scene, Quincy University has the tools for success in criminal justice.

“The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

Your Courses

The Criminal Justice curriculum draws on our years of experience through seasoned professors and QU’s advanced technology to transform students into respectable professionals in the field. From Crime Analysis to Criminology, students will learn both the reasons and results of crimes. This allows them to become capable law enforcers whether they are in the courtroom or in the field.


The IN Crowd

QU showed me that there are truly kind people in the world and that there are people that want to help you and see you be successful.
Rachel McGuire '13, Production Artist

A Few of Your Career Options:

  • Police Officer
  • Attorney
  • Security Firm Consultant
  • Private Investigator
  • Forensic Specialist
  • Criminal Profiler
  • Court Reporter

Active Learning Opportunities and Clubs

  • Attend court proceedings at the federal court in Quincy and watch real trials.
  • Join the Quincy University mock trial team and participate in competitions
  • Intern for pay at several local Quincy government departments including the police and probation departments
Fun Fact: Attending Quincy can be very affordable for you--98% of our students receive financial assistance that ranges from $8,000 to $16,000 per year.

There’s no application fee when you apply online.

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