Bachelor of Applied Arts & Sciences in Criminal Justice
University of Houston-Downtown

Program Details

The online BAAS in Criminal Justice degree completion program from the University of Houston-Downtown is designed to prepare students for careers in criminal justice, public service, community relations, and law. The curriculum covers topics such as:

  • Criminology
  • Ethics in Criminal Justice
  • The Correctional System
  • Sex Crimes
  • Legal Research
  • Organized Crime


Bachelor completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits.

  • 15 or more previously earned college credits
  • 2.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges