48 months
Duration
721 USD/credit 21630 USD/year
721 USD/credit 21630 USD/year
203 USD/credit 6090 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice at Florida Atlantic University provides students with knowledge about the nature and causes of crime and delinquency, law and the legal system for juveniles and adults in American society, and the decision processes of criminal justice agencies.

Overview

A Criminal Justice major at Florida Atlantic University is broadly educated within a general education framework in the liberal arts and also provided with courses that directly apply to careers within the criminal and juvenile justice systems and the study of law. 

Learning outcomes

The baccalaureate degree in Criminal Justice provides the student with a suitable foundation for graduate study in criminal justice, criminology, public administration, and other graduate school programs.The Criminal Justice curriculum leads to a bachelor of arts degree and requires a minimum of 120 credits. To earn the degree, students must complete all of the degree requirements of the University described in the Degree Requirements section of the University Catalog.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Law, Crime and the Criminal Justice System
  • Criminology
  • The Criminal Justice System
  • Community Service Systems
  • Crime in the Schools
  • Victimology
  • Teen Technology Misuse
  • Restorative Community Justice
  • Criminal Justice Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit official transcripts from all high schools attended with a certified translation of each transcript. Your school must send official transcripts. 
  • Required academic records must be original or certified true copies sent by the school in a sealed envelope. 
  • All records should be submitted in the native language and accompanied with an official English translation. 
  • If you attend an International or American high school outside the United States, you must request that your high school counselor or school administrator email an official PDF copy of your current high school transcript. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 721 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    21630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 721 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 203 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Boca Raton

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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