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BA in Criminal Justice

Today's criminal justice system has taken on global proportions, with worldwide geopolitical issues like terrorism changing the face of criminals and law enforcement everywhere. This in-depth Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, based on a national curriculum model, will enhance your effectiveness on the job; prepare you for a career and rapid advancement in the field of criminal justice; provide you with a foundation for advancement to administrative levels; and prepare you for graduate study in criminal justice administration and related fields including law school.

Agencies such as U.S. Customs, Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Secret Service, U.S. District Court, Florida Department of Law Enforcement and others, provide practical experience for those who are not yet working professionals. Courses include: Juvenile Justice, Theories of Criminal Behavior, Terrorism, Law Enforcement Systems and more. At Saint Leo, this BA includes a broad-based liberal arts education along with career-specific courses.

AccreditationSaint Leo University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s and specialist's degrees.
RequirementsMust have a high school diploma or GED.
Delivery FormatEntirely Online
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish
Cost Per Credit$470 Civilian / $250 Military