Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree is designed to introduce students to the goals and processes of the criminal justice system and, at the same time, provide them with a broad education based in the social sciences. Students will focus on the justice system and the causes and consequences of criminals.
The curriculum is designed to study crime, criminals and the criminal justice system through an interdisciplinary approach. Sociology, political science, psychology, communications, urban studies, and counseling are all incorporated into the program of study. As with all programs at Point University, integration of a Christian world view is central in the criminal justice program.
Point University also offers an Online Bachelor of Criminal Justice degree program.
- Develop a foundational knowledge of criminal investigation and law enforcement.
- Work within the dynamics and culture of the legal system.
- Identify issues that impact impressions of objectivity, impartiality, fairness and justice.
The bachelor in criminal justice comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in criminal justice. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Constitutional Law
- Violence and Society
- Forensic Psychology
- Field Work
Point’s bachelor’s degree in criminal justice will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers in a variety of roles such as:
- Police Officer
- Corrections Officer
- Probation Officer
- Judicial Administrator
|Dr. Aisha Williams||Associate Professor, Department Chair, Sociology and Social Work||College of Social & Behavioral Sciences|
|Dr. Gregory Moffatt||Professor of Psychology, Dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences||College of Social & Behavioral Sciences|
|Dr. Butch Beach||Professor of Criminal Justice||College of Social & Behavioral Sciences|
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Bachelor in Criminal Justice
At Point University, our online criminal justice program is designed with an interdisciplinary approach to the field of law enforcement. This program focuses on the study of crime, criminal law, criminal procedures and criminal behavior. Online Program