New England College offers an online bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a concentration in Criminal Justice. This online Criminal Justice degree examines the connection between psychological concepts and the criminal justice system.
Students will explore the characteristics and motivations of criminals and victims, as well as the ways Psychology can affect crime prevention, rehabilitation, and policing tactics. Psychology in the Criminal Justice system can include issues related to child custody, courtroom dynamics, and public safety. Classes will also discuss current policing theories, concepts, and practices.
Class topics include the following:
- Juvenile delinquency
- Forensic psychology
- Contemporary law enforcement
- Abnormal psychology
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Official transcripts
School Accreditation Statement
New England Commission of Higher Education