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Ellensburg, WA 98926-7580

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Law and Justice Minor

About our Law and Justice Minor

Central believes in you. We believe you can be whatever you want to be. For Law and Justice students that means having the freedom to explore their options. The beauty of the Law and Justice program is that it opens doors of opportunity for you in so many different areas. 

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If you have ever wondered if you can get a minor in law and justice, look no further! This minor complements several different majors at CWU and prepares students for professional opportunities in the criminal justice system and/or entry into graduate or law school.  

Degree Explanation

Students can choose courses within the law and justice core and upper division electives in areas such as social justice, victimology, policing, legal studies, corrections, and mediation that match their educational and career goals.  This degree is offered through Hyflex, at Pierce, Des Moines, and Lynnwood Center Locations, as well as on the Ellensburg campus.

For information regarding admission requirements, required and elective courses, please reference the 2022-2023 Academic Catalog. 

Careers and Outcomes

This degree complements several majors and helps prepare you for a variety of careers in justice and law fields.  For additional information, please visit our Career Paths in Law and Justice page and Career Opportunities page.

Related Degrees

The Minor in Law and Justice is often taken in conjunction with the following Majors: 

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