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Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Program Details

Marian University offers the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. This program focuses on academics that stress five core areas in the U.S. criminal justice system: law enforcement; correctional institutions; probation and parole; juvenile justice; and general criminal justice study. The program provides an excellent base of learning and practical preparation for positions in law enforcement, probation and parole, corrections, pre-law, and human services in both the public and private sector. 

Many students majoring in criminal justice are:

  • returning law enforcement
  • public safety
  • private security
  • first responder professionals


  • High school diploma with official transcript
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale)

Accreditation & Licensing

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