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Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Criminal Justice

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts & Sciences in Criminal Justice program prepares students to be educated criminal justice professionals.  The curriculum provides the knowledge and skills needed to have a strong grasp of crime and society’s control mechanisms.  Students will take general education courses in areas including English, history, mathematics, religion, kinesiology, and the sciences, as well as courses within the criminal justice field.  Criminal justice courses may include:

  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Constitutional Law
  • Ethics in Law Enforcement
  • Organization and Administration
  • Criminology


  • A 250-word essay (typewritten or word-processed) relating why the applicant would like to attend Dallas Baptist University
  • Official high school transcript, with at least a 2.5 grade point average
  • Official scores of either the ACT or the SAT

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges