About the Degree:
The juvenile justice minor from Missouri Southern State University is a 24-credit program open to all students. This minor is designed to promote an awareness and understanding of juvenile offenders and at-risk youth. This minor is also designed to provide you with a comprehensive education preparing you for careers in the field of human services as it relates to juvenile offenders and at-risk youth.
What You’ll Learn:
- Care and aftercare of a juvenile offender within the Juvenile Justice system.
- Juvenile delinquency and family volence.
- Child and adolescent development.
This Degree is Great for You if:
- You are seeking a job in the Juvenile Justice System.
- You want to be a police officer or detective.
- You want to be child abuse investigator or group home counselor.