Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
Gardner-Webb University

Program Details

The online Criminal Justice bachelor completion program is comprised of courses designed to prepare students for a career in law enforcement, the legal system or corrections. Studies focus on topics in human behavior, civil liberties, leadership, minority groups, along with substance abuse education.

Potential careers:

  • Law enforcement and security
  • Legal assistance and research
  • Juvenile justice and counseling
  • Internet security
  • Loss and prevention


  • A total of 128 semester credits are required, including transfer credits
  • Official transcripts indicating 48 transferable credit hours from a regionally accredited institution
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better 
  • Completion of specific prerequisite coursework as deemed necessary by the department of the chosen major

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of California