Prepare professionals for a career in service to their community: that’s what we do.

The Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work and Sociology prepares students for jobs that help others. Whether that is in criminal justice, social work, or sociology, we have the program that you are looking for.

The department is housed in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. 

Academic Programs

Find the degree or training in Criminal Justice, Social Work, or Sociology that will help you find the job that makes a difference.

Learn while doing!

With internships and real-world experiences, you will do the work and learn in exciting places outside of the classroom.


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Social Work Accreditation Data

The Southeast Social Work program is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). See the mission and benchmark data for the program.

More Resources

Find the resources that you need to be successful in the Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work and Sociology.

Office Location
Brandt 329
Mailing Location
One University Plaza, MS 7950
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701