Old black and white photo of facultyIn the spring of 1966, a new department at Eastern Kentucky State College offered its first class. Though supremely modest at first, that program joined a select group of colleges where law enforcement officers could study and earn degrees in their field. More than 40 years later, that department has matured into the College of Justice & Safety and is recognized as a Program of Distinction.

Historical Perspective Through 2001 (1.3 MB PDF)