Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Mary Baldwin University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice program prepares students to utilize critical thinking skills to better understand crime and the criminal justice system by focusing on the social, cultural, and political dimensions of these systems.  The curriculum provides a firm foundation in criminal justice and critical thinking along with a solid theoretical foundation and a liberal arts education.  Students will take courses in social systems, public policy and administration, ethics, anthropology, criminology, comparative criminal justice systems, and more.  You can choose to specialize in areas including:

  • Counterterrorism
  • Cyber Security
  • CJ Administration 
  • Forensic Behavioral Science
  • Criminology


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • SAT/ACT scores, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges