College of Justice & Safety
"A Program of Distinction"
Welcome to EKU's College of Justice & Safety. Our unique programs provide students with the opportunity to get involved in an academic field and career they can feel passionate about. Classes are taught by academic professionals who are nationally and internationally known for their teaching, scholarship, and real-world experience. Please feel free to contact us.
The College of Justice & Safety is Eastern Kentucky University's first and only Program Of Distinction. Under the guidance of Dean Victor Kappeler, our College offers unique degree programs and has a reputation for being on the frontline of learning and research in the fields of justice and safety.
The School of Justice Studies is one of the largest and highest quality criminal justice programs in the nation.
The curriculum in this department includes education about fire and safety, occupational safety, homeland security, security management, emergency management, traffic safety, risk management and emergency medical services.