Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
West Texas A & M University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program prepares students for careers in the criminal justice field working within the areas of law enforcement, corrections, or the courts.  Students will gain a strong foundation in criminal justice while learning about the rights provided by the Constitution, how to legally search someone’s home and vehicle, probable causes for arrests, reasonable suspicion, Miranda warnings, and crime scene investigation.  You will also study criminology, community corrections, terrorism, crime prevention, drug abuse, prison environments, and more.  Graduates are able to manage criminal justice organizations and create budgets for police or probation departments.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

West Texas A & M University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score