Criminal Justice

Why should you consider Marymount?

Located just minutes from the nation’s capital, Marymount offers you fantastic opportunities to work with, and learn from, leaders at regional and national criminal justice agencies. Marymount’s close proximity to major investigative agencies, such as the FBI, DEA, and ATF, as well as world-class universities, provides a springboard to advanced study in forensic science and helps prepare you to pursue professional careers in crime scene search and criminal investigation. 

Marymount faculty members hold degrees in a variety of fields, including law, justice, society, sociology, public policy, and administration. Moreover, a number of full- and part-time instructors have had extensive backgrounds in law enforcement, as well as judicial and research agencies. Our full-time professors, all of whom hold terminal degrees, routinely publish in academic and professional journals and present scholarly papers at national and international conferences.

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 Criminal Justice Department

Marymount University
2807 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22207