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Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Program Details

The Sacramento location of California State University offers students the opportunity to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice through a flexible online learning environment. The program is comprised of the essential topics of interest for individuals interested in becoming or working with law enforcement.


This bachelor completion program requires 105 credits for completion. Students may transfer up to 45 credits.

  • Overall GPA of 2.6 or higher
  • Completion of 45 units
  • Prerequisite coursework completed with a grade of C or better at time of application 
    • CRJ 1  Introduction to Criminal Justice
    • CRJ 2  Law of Crimes
    • CRJ 4 General Investigative Techniques
    • CRJ 5  The Community and the Justice System

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission