Our 33-credit-hour Bachelor of Science with a major in criminal justice program prepares you for a professional career in the criminal justice system or for law school or a criminal justice graduate program.
Learn why and how the criminal justice system handles crime and offenders.
- Gain an understanding of both the theory and the practices of the criminal justice system.
- Explore and understand ethics within the criminal justice system.
- Gain an understanding of policing, the courts and corrections.
You Can Do this
You can fit college courses into your existing schedule by taking classes online or take the core and foundational courses via Zoom. Classes are held year-round, and new classes start every six weeks.
Our Prior Learning and Assessment Center offers flexible, efficient ways to recognize college-level learning you have acquired through life experiences outside the traditional college classroom. You have the opportunity to earn credit through several nontraditional methods and to save time and money by gaining college credit for what you already know.
Prepare for Grad School
The online criminal justice program is excellent preparation for a master’s program in criminal justice or for law school.
Baker Builds Achievers
A degree from Baker commands respect in the professional community. It signifies that you have met Baker’s high standards and have acquired the knowledge and skills to excel in your career.
Requirements and Curriculum