The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from West Virginia State University is an online criminal justice degree based on the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences. The goal of this program is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the modern criminal justice system along with its relationship with society. The curriculum offers an in-depth study of the perpetrators and causes of crime from both a theoretical and practical framework. You will gain knowledge and develop a sensitivity to multicultural, racial, and gender issues within the criminal justice system.
Students will take courses in general education and core criminal justice courses along with the courses to earn four certificates in criminal justice topics:
- Law Enforcement
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School Accreditation & Licensing
West Virginia State University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
- Applicants should have a minimum 3.0 GPA OR a minimum 2.0 GPA and eligible ACT/SAT test scores.