Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice / Corrections
Jacksonville State University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Corrections program is designed for individuals who are seeking careers working with those placed under the custody of the correctional system.  The curriculum merges the liberal arts and professional studies to provide a solid foundation in the criminal justice field, providing an understanding of the nature of crime and society’s reaction to crime.  In this concentration, students will examine the treatment of juvenile offenders and examine the two-fold purpose of corrections:

  • Punish those who committed crimes
  • Rehabilitate these people for successful re-entry into society

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Jacksonville State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score