- Convenient, online sessions for working adults
- Accomplished faculty with extensive, real-world experience
- Career-focused programs that provide specialized skills for growing industries
- Personalized attention in a supportive community
Stevenson University Online’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice is designed for working adults who want to pursue a career in improving the quality of justice through education, research, and public service. Professionals in Stevenson's Criminal Justice program will learn through a targeted mix of compelling online classes designed to prepare them for careers in education, research, or public service.
Students will learn how justice is administered locally, nationally, and globally in order to understand and confront the fundamental issues of criminal justice we face as professionals and involved citizens.
The curriculum combines theory with practice, requiring courses in psychology, sociology, law, technology, and criminal justice. Designed for working professionals, this program is offered fully online in 8-week sessions.
Stevenson University Online’s Criminal Justice degree program graduates are well-prepared to move into criminal justice careers or post-graduate work through studying the causes and consequences of criminal activity. Through the ethical framework provided within the program, graduates will have the necessary skills to make sound judgments as criminal justice professionals.
Career opportunities for graduates with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice include law enforcement, corrections, homeland security, border security, court administration, protective services, crime prevention, fraud investigations, private security, and many more.
Stevenson offers focused electives designed for practicing or aspiring criminal justice professionals who want to enhance their knowledge of law enforcement management and leadership.
Through taking these optional courses, students will examine human resources dilemmas and integrate management theory and behavioral concepts as they relate to modern organizations. These courses emphasize analysis and synthesis of approaches to management within a criminal justice agency or organization.
|Per Course (3-Credits)||$1,080.00||$1,350.00|
Through Stevenson University’s Credit for Prior Learning Program, undergraduate students are eligible to earn up to 30 credits for what they have learned through their previous work and life experiences. Stevenson University Online offers several options for assessing and awarding college credit for prior learning. For more information, visit our Credit for Prior Learning page.