Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Lakeland University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice program provides the knowledge and problem-solving abilities needed to pursue graduate studies or to begin careers in the field, including careers in probations/parole, law enforcement, corrections, and related areas in the criminal justice system.  The curriculum uses both practical and theoretical perspectives while combining the analytical and research skills of sociology to address crime, teaching the details of the correctional and law enforcement systems.  You will learn about the nature of criminal behavior and ways to address it through courses focusing on the measurement of crime, the analysis and prevention of criminal behavior, and the function of the rule of law in society.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

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