Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice / Homeland Security
Florida Institute of Technology

Program Details

Florida Institute of Technology's BA in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Homeland Security combines a broad liberal arts education with career-specific criminal justice and homeland security courses. This program explores multiple aspects of homeland security, including the detection, investigation, interception and mitigation of threats to the nation’s infrastructure and security.

In the BA in Criminal Justice Homeland Security, students will develop foundational knowledge of law enforcement, corrections and criminal justice by analyzing factors such as due process, victimology, prevention and use of force. Students also will assess risks and hazards in order to develop effective response plans for natural disasters, terrorist attacks and other public safety threats.


  • Official transcripts of high school graduation or GED equivalent (if fewer than 24 semester credit hours at an accredited institution)
  • Official transcripts of all regionally accredited higher education institutions attended
  • Official records for any advancement exams, including CLEP, GED college-level examinations, and /or DANTES, USAFI examinations

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges