Bachelor of Science in Sociology & Criminal Justice
Averett University

Program Details

The online BS in Sociology & Criminal Justice degree program from Averett University prepares students to serve in a wide variety of local, state, and federal government human services jobs. Graduates may pursue careers in law enforcement, juvenile justice, probation and parole, corrections, victim advocacy, research, private security administration, victim services, community advocacy, court services, social services, social and public relations, education, health services, community services, counseling, business, nonprofit administration, social work, public administration, and law. The curriculum explores topics in:

  • Criminological & Sociological Theories of Criminal Causation
  • Social Class, Interaction & Social Change
  • Criminal Law & Prosecutions
  • Corrections, Rehabilitation & Intervention
  • Human Services & Juvenile Delinquency
  • The U.S. Court System


  • Official transcripts from all institutions previously attended
  • Copy of driver's license or government issued ID

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges