Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
Hawaii Pacific University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program is designed to prepare students for careers in criminal justice or in the social services or for advanced degrees in graduate and legal programs.  The curriculum uses established and contemporary theory, introduces research skills, and develops skills sets required to work in this field, so students learn to think critically about the causes and consequences of crime and deviance, to research and discuss evolving issues in criminal justice, and to help guide policy development.  Courses cover different aspects of the criminal justice system, including the police, courts, and corrections, helping students hone and perfect skills and knowledge in all criminal justice fields.


  • Transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • SAT I or ACT Scores (freshman only)
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

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