Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Program Details

The Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice is an online degree offered by Northwestern State University of Louisiana. It combines elements of: Criminal law, Procedural practices, Sociology, Ethics, And other disciplines to give you a strong foundation in criminal justice. 

Students go through 120 hours of course work to complete the program, taking classes that include Police Process, Introduction to Criminalistics and Forensic Science, and Criminal Investigations. Students will even take classes on homeland security and drug use, giving them all the right tools for a rewarding career in criminal justice

By providing the complete package of criminal justice courses entirely online, this is a great program for people who already have a busy schedule.

With engaging classes and challenging yet rewarding projects, the Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice degree can help anyone launch a career in this vital industry. 

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.25 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score