Create a More Just World with Us

Webster University’s interdisciplinary faculty members in the Department of Law, Crime and Social Justice are committed to developing your critical thinking and analysis skills. Through our student-centered approach, we curate courses that examine structures of law. For example, we explore how assumptions about race affect crime, and how sex, gender, class, and sexuality both reproduce and resist hierarchies of power. By graduation, our students cultivate real-world practical skills applicable to a growing number of careers in the criminal justice field.

Callout image

Take Your Education Abroad

Callout image

With campuses spanning four continents and students coming together from 138 countries, our University’s reach and impact are unparalleled. Whether you’re a four-year undergraduate or balancing a career and master’s degree, study abroad experiences are accessible to all.

16th in the Midwest

Webster University continues to be highly ranked on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges report, now listed as 16th in Midwest Regional Universities and included in four best-of categories. This year, the University's score rose to its highest level since the ranking system was established.

Badge
Savanna Hulbert
Liberal Arts & Sciences and Education Endowed Scholarship Recipient

“My degree will allow me to keep using my pen to write opinions on laws and policies and fight for a community that is often left behind, whether that is in social work or a federal probation office.”

Savanna Hulbert
Savannah Hulbert

BA in Criminology, ‘22

At Webster, your education is flexible and portable.

Flexible

Five terms in an academic year make it easy to tailor your education to your life. Courses are offered in both semester and 8- or 9-week periods, and can consist of multiple modalities with our assortment of in person, hybrid, and online course options. Webster also offers a variety of degree, certificate, and non-degree programs.

Portable

For 40 years Webster has been building a network of campuses to serve local communities, now serving more than 10,000 students across 50 residential, metro, military, and international locations. Our students can start their degree at one location and finish it at another, or seamlessly work on their degree while studying abroad.

Explore Our Premier Programs

Discover more about our relevant and hands-on curriculum across a variety of fields and disciplines.

News and Events

Connect With Us