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Sociology / Criminology and Justice, Bachelor of Arts / Master of Arts

Sociology and Anthropology


The combined Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Master of Arts (M.A.) program in Sociology and Criminology and Justice offers highly-motivated students the opportunity to complete their undergraduate and graduate degrees in five years of full-time study.

Department Contact

Michael L. Indergaard, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
St. John Hall, Room 444L
[email protected]


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Please see the requirement chart for the academic progression criteria in this combined degree program.

Current St. John’s University undergraduates interested in applying to a combined degree program or pathway should consult the appropriate Director of Graduate Studies and their undergraduate academic Dean.


Career Outcomes

Our graduates have pursued careers in a wide variety of areas related to crime and justice.

Recent alumni hold positions at:

Department of Homeland SecurityDrug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
NYC Department of EducationNYC Department of Investigations
NYC Department of Juvenile JusticeNYC Department of Mental Health
NYPDSocial Security Administration

The program also benefits research-oriented students, many of whom have continued their education in law school and in doctoral programs in criminology and related social sciences.