Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
American Public University System

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree program offers an in-depth scientific study of crime, criminal behavior, crime scene investigation theories, and the importance of scientific analysis as evidence presented in the criminal justice system. The curriculum examines the theory of forensic science, including the nature and scope of the discipline, the application of forensic science to crime, police investigation and the adjudication process, and the legal and ethical issues associated with forensics, as students prepare for careers in complex criminal justice occupations within public safety organizations.

Requirements

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission