Criminal Justice & Criminology
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

Undergraduate Student Resources

Advisement

Criminal Justice and Criminology majors must meet with an academic advisor before registering each semester.

To find out who your assigned advisor is, check your WINGS account.


Advising Policies
    • Students are responsible for keeping track of their progress toward their degree.
    • Students are responsible for making sure to complete their graduation clearance packet three semesters before they plan to graduate.
    • Students should arrive at their meeting with their advisor prepared. They should draft a list of preferred and alternate courses for the next semester. Also, they should come prepared to ask questions about course selection, preparation for graduation, and career planning.

 Professional Advisors for the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology
Advisor Name Email Office
Caysi Warren cwarren@georgiasouthern.edu 1087A

 

Career Services

Fall 2016 Career-Related Events.

August Resume Bootcamp Afternoon Tuesday, August 16th 1pm – 5pm Multipurpose Room Students have the opportunity to have their resumes reviewed by Career Educators and professionals from the Career Development Office.
September
STEM Night Tuesday, September 6th 5pm – 8pm, Nessmith-Lane Panel Discussion – 5pm-6pm: Employers discuss importance of co-ops and internships. Information Sessions – 6pm-8pm: Students learn about individual companies and talk to recruiters about opportunities.
STEM Career Fair Wednesday, September 7th 11am – 3pm, RAC Fair open to students in STEM clubs and orgs. Co-op and Internship recruiting. Full-time job recruiting
Resume Bootcamp Wednesday, September 21st and Thursday, September 22nd 1pm – 5pm, Williams Center Multipurpose Room Students have the opportunity to have their resumes reviewed by Career Educators and professionals from the Career Development Office.
Mock Interview Day Tuesday, September 27th 9am – 5pm, Union Ballroom Open to all employers and students, MID provides employers with the opportunity to conduct one-on-one practice interviews with students.
Eagle Expo Career Fair Wednesday, September 28th 12pm – 4pm RAC The largest career fair at Georgia Southern University, this event is open to all employers in all industries hiring for co-ops, internships and full-time positions.
October  Graduate School Fair Wednesday, October 5th 11am – 2pm Union Ballroom Students will be able to learn about careers within the healthcare industries by meeting with employers, the local medical professionals and more.
November  Education Career Fair Thursday, November 16th 10am – 1pm Union Ballroom School systems and other educational services organizations are able to recruit students who are interested in those fields.
Public Service & Nonprofit Career Fair Thursday, November 3rd 2pm – 4pm Union Ballroom The Public Service & Nonprofit Career Fair features employers from a variety of industries, focusing on Public Service and Nonprofit organizations.

 

Visit Career Services at Williams Center-Room 1047 PO Box 8069, Statesboro, GA 30460 Phone: (912) 478-5197 Fax: (912) 478-7233 Email: careersv@georgiasouthern.edu

 

http://students.georgiasouthern.edu/career/.

Scholarships

William Wallace, Jr. and Dr. Lana Wachniak Scholarship (3537) Criteria: Applicants must be pursuing a degree offered in the area of Criminal Justice. Students must be enrolled full time at the time they receive the scholarship, be of junior status and must maintain full time enrollment throughout the award period. Students must remain in good standing with the University and with the college of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and must maintain a 3.0 GPA. First preference shall be given to female students or minority students. Should all other qualifications be considered equal, financial need will be a deciding factor. Students applying for the scholarship must be of high moral character and must be considered a leader among their peers. Selection will be made without regard to age, race, area of residency, marital status, or religious preference. The scholarship shall be renewable as long as the student continues to meet the established criteria and remains in good academic standing with the University.

Last updated: 5/7/2018

Department of Criminal Justice & Criminology • PO Box 8105 • Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-8007 • cjcrim@georgiasouthern.edu