Criminal Justice Department

The mission of the Department of Criminal Justice is dedicated to providing students with a sound educational foundation in Criminal Justice and Legal Studies within the liberal arts tradition. Its mission is to provide students with the academic, research, and advanced study within the Criminal Justice science. The Department strives to promote excellence and social responsibility for students as well as faculty in a creative, enlightened, and culturally-sensitive academic environment. Graduates of Criminal Justice degree programs will be positioned to succeed as career professionals, making meaningful contributions to the communities they serve while upholding and fostering the principles and ideals elucidated in the Constitution of the United States.

Department Head:

Dr. Mahendra Singh, Head of Criminal Justice Department Dr. Mahendra Singh
Physical Location: Old Alma J. Brown, Room 107
Mailing Address: Department of Criminal Justice
 403 Main Street GSU Box 4226
 Grambling, LA 71245
Office Hours: Flexible
Phone: (318) 274-3310
Fax: (318) 274-3101



Degree Programs:

  • B.S. Degree in Criminal Justice and B.S. in Criminal Justice with Paralegal Studies Concentration
  • M.S. Degree in Criminal Justice