Welcome to the home page for the Department of Justice Sciences!

We are pleased that you have stopped by for a visit. As you will see by navigating around our site, the department is home to multiple programs at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.  Thank you for your interest in the Department of Justice Sciences!

Learn more about our programs


Dr. Jason Linville explains the "day-
to-day" work of the forensic scientist...

Details on the Master of Science
in Forensic Science (MSFS) program
can be found

Mock court

Interested in Law?

The Pre-Law Program at UAB is
designed to help you pursue
further education and a career in the
legal profession.

What can you do with a degree in
"Criminal Justice?"


Criminal justice careers include
professional positions in probation
departments, law enforcement agencies, correctional institutions for juveniles,
and many other settings....