MSU Criminal Justice

College of Social Sciences



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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  • McGarrell Receives College Award

    School of Criminal Justice Professor Dr. Ed McGarrell was announced as the recipient of the College of Social Science Faculty Research Award. The award is granted to faculty who... More

  • 6th Annual Conference on Cybercrime

    The 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Cybercrime came to a close on Tuesday. During the two day conference participants engaged with over 20 experts and industry leaders. Topics discussed... More

  • CJ Members Race Through Izzo Legacy 5K

    The first ever Izzo Legacy Run/Walk took place on Saturday April 13th, raising nearly $25,000 for a range of charities including the MSU Student Food Bank and MSU Safe... More

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Faculty Profile

Phillip Schertzing

Dr. Schertzing is what some would call a Renaissance Man; earning multiple degrees, a career spanning 41 years, an avid historian, volunteer, and world traveler.

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