Criminal Justice

In the criminal justice program at SJC Online, you will become a critical thinker and ethical problem solver committed to shape the future of the criminal justice system in the United States and globally. The degree focuses on proven evidence-based practices, analyzing criminal justice policy to assess alternative responses to crime and quantitative applications—essential skills for the advancing professional.

B.S. Criminal Justice Practice and Policy

The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Practice and Policy online is a distinct program for criminal justice professionals working in the field who need a degree to advance their career. Graduates will be prepared to understand the nature of crime and law and the workings of the criminal justice system’s major components.

Career Advancement

Tomorrow’s opportunities are here. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, career opportunities in the criminal justice field are on the rise. This program will position you as a valuable hire or increase your potential for a promotion in this booming field.

Program Highlights:

  • 120 credit hours
  • Rolling admission
  • Online classes allow for a flexible schedule
  • Each criminal justice faculty member has a specialized area of research
  • Evidence-based approach unique to the SJC Online Criminal Justice education
  • Offers flexibility to pursue graduate studies or career advancement