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Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Program Details

Criminal Justice provides an interdisciplinary program that focuses on the cause of crime and society’s response to crime. Students can opt to enroll in a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Potential career opportunities include: 

  • State and federal special agents
  • U.S. Secret Service
  • U.S. Marshals
  • Customs agents
  • Court administrators
  • Law enforcement agents
  • Security, correction, parole, probation and community correction officers
  • Juvenile intake personnel
  • Victim services personnel

Requirements

  • To be considered for admission to FHSU, a student must complete the application for admission and submit official transcripts from all previously attended schools
  • Students who are over the age of 21 do not need to have an ACT or SAT score submitted in order to fulfill the application requirements

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission