Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

The Online Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Degree Program is designed to prepare students to actively participate in the development of knowledge in the area of criminal justice, particularly in the areas of corrections and law enforcement practices/administration. The program is especially beneficial for students with an interest in a criminal justice occupation who seek to increase their professional knowledge and skills. The program is based on a multi-disciplinary study of the behavioral sciences as they apply to specialized areas.

CourseCourse TitleCredit Hours
COMO 103Oral Communications3
CSOO 126Understanding HU Culture1
ENGO 101Written Communication I3
ENGO 102Written Communication II 3
HEAO 200Health Education2
HISO 106World Civilizations II3
HUMO 201Seminar in Humanities I3
MATO 117Pre-calculus I3
CHEO 201General Chemistry4
CRJO 332 Corrections3
PSYO 205 Social Psychology3
SOCO 215Introduction to Criminology3
SOCO 250Introduction to Social Research3
SOCO 303Juvenile Delinquency3
SOCO 346Statistics3
CRJO 407Forensics Crime Scene Investigation3
PLSO 360Criminal Law3
SOCO 304Race and Ethnic Relations3
SOCO 305The Criminal Justice System3
SOCO 400Internship3
SOCO 403Victimology3
CRJO 409 Criminalistics of Cybercrime3
CRJO 410Issues in Law Enforcement3
CRJO 411 Homeland Security3
CRJO 416Terrorism & National Security3
CRJO 417Enforcement and Security3
CRJO 418 Emergency Preparedness3
CRJO 499Senior Practicum3
ELECTIVENatural Science Elective3
ELECTIVESocial Science Elective (2)6
ELECTIVECulture and Civilization Elective3
ELECTIVECRJO Elective (3)9
ELECTIVEFree Elective (6)18
Total Credit Hours120

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