MSU Criminal Justice

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The School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University combines a legacy of leadership in criminal justice with cutting-edge research and education programs addressing the most pressing problems facing society. Whether you are a current or prospective student, a potential research collaborator, a proud alum, or a professional seeking to address a real-world problem, we invite you to learn more about these exciting research, education, and engagement activities.

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  • School of Staff and Command

    January 30, 2017, 8:00 a.m.

    January 30 – June 16, 2017 This Michigan focused 400-hour problem-based course is learner driven through utilization of relevant,... More

  • Criminal Justice Career Fair

    February 15, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

    The School of Criminal Justice hosts an annual career fair for its students and alumni. Each year, between 70... More

  • First Line Supervision Course – Spring 2017

    May 1, 2017, 8:00 a.m.

    May 1 – 19, 2017 The First Line Supervision course is offered via a blended course of instructional delivery... More

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Faculty Profile

Mary A. Finn

Mary A. Finn is Director and Professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University. Her research addresses problems and issues directly related to justice pol..

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