Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
University of Houston-Downtown

Program Details

The online BS in Criminal Justice degree completion program from the University of Houston-Downtown offers a unique mix of foundational communication and analytical skills combined with courses in:

  • Crime, Law & Society
  • The Police System
  • The Criminal Court System
  • The Correctional System
  • Research Methods in Criminal Justice
  • Criminology

Graduates are prepared to pursue careers in criminal justice, public service, community relations, and law. 


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