Criminal Justice Studies

Criminal justice studies emphasizes the key components of police, courts, corrections and juvenile justice in the criminal justice processes of our local, state and federal government.

News in Brief

  • The Criminal Justice Department has recently finalized an exclusive agreement for two internships with South Dakota Parole this summer. One will be in Yankton, one will be in Sioux Falls. 

    If interested, apply by May 15.

  • Zach Koening

    Former Student Wins Merit Award

    Criminal justice graduate, Zach Koenig, placed first in his police academy class and has received a meritorious unit award.

  • Criminal justice student, Maddie Breukelman, highlights her experience interning at the Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C.

Contact Us

Dakota Hall Location
Criminal Justice Program
Dakota Hall
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069


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