A degree in Criminology and Sociology at Lancaster enables you to develop valuable skills in research, analysis and communication; giving you plenty of options for your future career. This joint honours degree is particularly useful for careers in which you'll be working with people from diverse backgrounds.
Our students go on to a variety of roles in the public and private sector, including criminal justice agencies, social welfare organisations, central and local government, commerce and industry.
Your degree also provides a solid foundation for postgraduate study - at Lancaster or other institutions - as well as specialised training in a related field, such as social work or teaching.
Lancaster University is dedicated to ensuring you not only gain a highly reputable degree, but that you also graduate with relevant life and work based skills. We are unique in that every student is eligible to participate in The Lancaster Award which offers you the opportunity to complete key activities such as work experience, employability/career development, campus community and social development. Visit our Employability section for full details.