Criminal justice professionals maintain societal order in the face of evolving laws, technological innovation and social circumstances that can lead to incivility and chaos. The Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice program provides students with a comprehensive overview of the criminal justice system, including contemporary law enforcement practices, and the types and patterns of crime in the United States. Students will also examine investigative techniques and the impact of legal decisions on public safety policies.
The Concentration in Homeland Security and Emergency Management addresses the nation’s protection and the role of first-responders in an ever-changing landscape of domestic and international threats. In a post-9/11 world, protecting the homeland from terrorist attacks and responding during times of emergency has become an increasingly challenging task.
- Must have a regionally accredited, nationally accredited or state-approved high school diploma or a high school equivalency (GED)
School Accreditation Statement
New England Commission of Higher Education