Department of Criminology, Economics and Sociology
Jim Messerschmidt Interview in Slovenia
Jim Messerschmidt interviewed after delivering keynote "Masculinities and Femicide," at the conference: "Culture, Masculinities, and Femicide." University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2016.
Find Yourself Here–Studying Economics–At USM!
USM. Find yourself here–at Maine’s Metropolitan University™–and extend your academic experience well beyond our classroom walls.
Update from an Alumna
I hope my news is an encouragement to current students (particularly those who hope to go on to graduate school) and to faculty in particular (without whom I would not be where I am!). I credit much of my success to the mentoring, support, and encouragement I received in my three years there.
Thinking of a Degree in Sociology?
Thinking of a degree in Sociology? Here's what a recent survey of our alumni showed they have to say about their USM Sociology degree: "I love it! I feel like I apply my education to my everyday life constantly. I still refer frequently to some lessons or teachers I had." (2000 graduate)
Why Students Study Criminology at USM
Here are some thoughts that a few current students agreed to share on why they chose criminology as a major or minor.