Criminal Justice


We're excited that you, along with hundreds of other students, are interested in the ever-growing, changing and challenging field of criminal justice. Come and let us help you explore the limitless possibilities available in this area. Whether you want to work in law enforcement on the federal, state or local levels; become a correctional, probation or parole officer in the adult or juvenile system; or set your goals toward law school, McLennan is the place for you!


The mission of the Criminal Justice program is to prepare students for careers in criminal justice with a theoretical and practical understanding of the criminal justice system in state, county and municipal law enforcement agencies, corrections, courts, security, forensics, and other criminal justice-related fields.

For More Information

If you're interested in learning about becoming a student in the Criminal Justice program, please contact program coordinator Ken Culver at 254-299-6522 or or program coordinator Tamara Culver at 254-299-6521 or

Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice

If you want to earn your bachelor's degree in criminal justice, we can provide you the opportunity here at McLennan. The Criminal Justice department at McLennan has partnered with Tarleton State University to make it possible through the University Center at McLennan. You'll take Tarleton's classes on McLennan's campus and graduate with a Tarleton degree.

Title IX

Concerns dealing with TITLE IX and other non-specified Civil Rights Issues contact:

Drew Canham, Title IX Coordinator
Chief of Staff for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion/Title IX
McLennan Community College
Administration Building, Room 408
1400 College Drive
FAX: 254-299-8654 or

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