Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice program focuses on three major aspects of the criminal justice system: police, courts, and corrections, preparing students for careers in these areas.  The curriculum uses an interdisciplinary approach to the understanding of theories, issues, and traditions underlying criminal justice and criminal behavior and to theories of crime.  Students learn about the philosophy and history of law enforcement, crime and police problems, the organization and jurisdiction of various law enforcement agencies, and about the American court system.  You will look at the concepts of morality and law and their relationships while focusing on the ethical underpinnings of justice and the law.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Northern Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score