SCCJ Mission Statement

The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice prepares students for professional and research careers in criminal justice, criminology and related fields by applying multidisciplinary and comparative social science to understand, predict and explain crime and contribute to the development of public policy within urban communities. Using an active learning approach, the School seeks to develop its students intellectually and ethically, while providing them with a keen appreciation for the complexities of crime, and public and private efforts to make communities safer and ensure justice.

Amy Farrell

It is with great pleasure the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice announces Amy Farrell as the winner of the American Society of Criminology’s Mentor of the Year Award.

Jessica Mansourian

Jessica Mansourian, SCCJ alumna, discusses her experience at Northeastern and how it impacted her career.

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Internship Information Session

Criminal Justice graduate and undergraduate student information session on internships for the spring and summer semesters.

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PlusOne and Double Husky Information Session

Information session for undergraduate students regarding the PlusOne and Double Husky Programs.

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