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B.S. in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Corrections
Online or On-Campus Degree
The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice is an online or on campus degree that will help prepare you for a career in local, state, federal or international law enforcement organizations. This program emphasizes a Christian worldview, strong academic content, critical thinking and ethics. Through a strong core curriculum, you will learn about criminal investigation processes and ethics, criminal law, juvenile justice and constitutional law. Through the concentration in Corrections, you will focus on issues of juvenile justice, criminal law, criminal procedure and criminal justice systems.
- Explore the nature of delinquent behavior in juveniles and how to help prevent crime.
- Understand specific types of crimes, parties to crime and criminal defense, as well as how to navigate the trial process, sentencing and appeals.
- Compare the justice systems of Western and non-Western nations to broaden your influence and effectiveness in corrections.
- Police Force
- Detective Work
- Border Patrol
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