U.S. News & World Report ranks the Andrew Young School’s Criminal Justice & Criminology programs No. 18 in the nation.
Welcome to the Department of Criminal Justice & Criminology, housed within the nationally ranked Andrew Young School of Policy Studies. The department is home to a diverse group of people, programs, and initiatives. We are led by 20 nationally and internationally recognized faculty who excel in research and teaching across a host of specialty areas: urban violence, crime policy, policing, cybercrime, victimology, biosocial criminology, drug markets, social justice, and legal issues.