Bachelor of Science in Applied Science in Criminal Justice
Youngstown State University

Program Details

The online BS in Applied Science in Criminal Justice degree program from Youngstown State University allows students to complete their bachelor's degree and pursue careers in the criminal justice field. The curiculum covers topics such as:

  • Policing
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Law
  • Crime & Delinquency
  • Violence in America


This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits is required, including transfer credits.

  • Completion of an associate's degree or its equivalent (e.g., 60 credit hours)
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Official transcript from the transferring institution
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice and at least one lower level course in Policy, Courts, or Corrections

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission