Bachelor of Arts in Criminal
Criminal Justice Degree Programs
Prepare for a meaningful career in public service: earn your degree in Criminal Justice from Salem International University. In our criminal justice bachelor’s degree programs, you can study our laws, theories of crime causation, and learn practical skills for:
- Criminal justice administration
- Corrections and trials
- Law enforcement
We offer two specialization options to help you pursue a degree that fits your interests. Thanks to the accelerated course format, you can earn your Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice in as little as 40 months.
BSCJ Specialization Options
We offer two specialization options for the BA in Criminal Justice:
The Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice with a Specialization in General Criminal Justice is available online or on campus. Both of these specialization options are offered through the West Virginia campus. Click on a program to learn more.
Graduates will demonstrate the following:
- A world view of the criminal justice process including knowledge of the criminal investigation processes, tools and technology.
- An in-depth knowledge of domestic and international perspectives on politics, cultures, justice systems which affect the field of criminal justice.
- An in-depth knowledge of the history and philosophy of the field of criminal justice.
- Knowledge, skills, and abilities for employment in the field of criminal justice or for admission to graduate programs.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program and other important information, please click here.
Earn Your Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice
Talk to a Salem International University admissions advisor for more information about our bachelor’s degree programs in Criminal Justice today!