B.S. in Criminal Justice
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The degree in Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration provides an advanced knowledge of trends and developments in the management of criminal justice organizations. These online criminal justice courses offer leadership, critical thinking, and effective decision making required in organizations including law enforcement, corrections, court, and community-based justice delivery offices.
The accredited online criminal justice degree program provides knowledge and tools to students who want to advance professionally into leadership and management roles in criminal justice organizations. Classes in this program focus on criminology, law enforcement, juvenile justice, corrections, and research methods specifically oriented toward criminal justice professionals.
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You can customize your online degree in criminal justice and law enforcement administration by adding a specialization. Similar to a degree concentration, each specialization consists of five upper-division courses (15 credit hours) in a more specific area of interest. A specialization is not required to complete a bachelor’s degree, but it is an ideal way to tailor your educational experience to your professional goals and personal interests.
CSU Global’s accredited online Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration is designed to provide you with a practical knowledge of the law enforcement field. The program consists of 10 three-credit core courses as part of a full 120-credit bachelor’s degree. Maximize your transfer credits and take advantage of our alternative credit options to finish faster and for less!
ORG300 Applying Leadership Principles
CRJ300 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRJ310 Law Enforcement and American Policing
CRJ330 Research Methods for the Criminal Justice Professional
CRJ335 Laws of Evidence
CRJ425 Criminal Law
CRJ420 Criminal Justice and the Constitution
CRJ440 Ethics for the Criminal Justice Professional
CRJ480 Capstone – Application of Criminal Justice Knowledge and Skills
CRJ495* Criminal Justice Practicum
* CRJ495 is an optional course that students may select if they currently work in a criminal justice setting. Students will be required to pass a criminal background check, including fingerprinting, prior to taking CRJ495. This course may not be available in all states; see the State Specific Authorization Policy under Admissions Policies.