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Criminal Justice Degree Programs - Classes Only 1 Month Long!

The United States of America is a nation of laws. The criminal justice system upholds and enforces those laws thanks to the service of trained professionals.

Location:
Salem, United States
Program Type:
Full Degree
Degree Level:
Bachelor
Specialty:
Criminal Justice

Program Overview

Program Description:

Criminal Justice Degree Programs

The United States of America is a nation of laws. The criminal justice system upholds and enforces those laws thanks to the service of trained professionals. If a career in criminal justice appeals to you, earn your degree with Salem International University.

Our criminal justice programs teach the legal and sociological theories underpinning criminal justice practices, along with hands-on skills for administration or crime scene investigation.

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Students in our 20-month, 60-credit Associate of Science in Criminal Justice learn entry-level administrative concepts and skills. They also pursue general knowledge courses designed to enhance their critical thinking and communication skills.

This degree is available only at our West Virginia campus.

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Our accelerated, 40-month BSCJ program is available online or on campus. The goal of this program is to produce marketable graduates with strong administrative skills who understand criminal trials, investigations, and corrections. Courses cover concepts including:

·         Law, courts, and the constitution

·         Criminal investigations and evidence

·         The corrections system, including juvenile corrections

·         Offender rehabilitation

·         Law enforcement procedures

The degree culminates in a criminal justice capstone project that demonstrates the student’s mastery of concepts across the degree program.

BSCJ - CSI Specialization Option

Students who attend the West Virginia campus can earn a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Crime Scene Investigation. Students who pursue this concentration learn hands-on skills for collecting evidence, including fingerprinting, firearm identification, and more.

Earn Your Criminal Justice Degree

Gain the skills you need to pursue a career in criminal justice. Talk to a Salem International University admissions advisor for more information about our associate and bachelor’s degree programs today.

Additional Program Information

Accreditation:
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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