While you’re earning this bachelor’s degree, you’ll gain a broad understanding of the criminal justice system with courses ranging from Correctional Law to Terrorism and Public Policy.
With this Criminal Justice degree, you’ll learn to apply problem-solving skills to the real-world issues we see every day, all around us. A Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and Homeland Security prepares you to work in law enforcement, corrections, victim advocacy, homeland security, emergency management, loss prevention, and other fields. Our program will also prepare you for graduate studies in criminal justice, criminology, social work, sociology, and law. The required coursework gets you ready for positions in public management by teaching you policy analysis, budgeting, and public affairs.
The mission of Indiana University Kokomo, a regional campus of Indiana University, is to enhance the educational and professional attainment of the residents of north central Indiana through effective teaching, learning, and civic engagement and by providing a wide range of bachelor's degrees, and a limited number of master's and associate degrees.
Indiana University Kokomo is further dedicated to enhancing research, creative work, and other scholarly activity, promoting diversity and inclusion, and strengthening the economic and cultural vitality of the region and the state through a variety of community engagement, partnerships, and programs.
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Programme StructureMajor Requirements
All major courses require a grade of C- or higher to count toward the major.Required Courses
All Eight Courses below are required for the major (24 cr.)
- CJHS-J 101 American Criminal Justice System (Pre-req for all other criminal justice courses)
- CJHS-J 201 Theoretical Foundations of Criminal Justice Policies
- CJHS-J 202 Criminal Justice Data, Methods, and Research
- CJHS-J 301 Substantive Criminal Law
- CJHS-J 306 Criminal Courts
- CJHS-J 321 American Policing
- CJHS-J 331 Corrections
- CJHS-J 305 Juvenile Justice System
- 48 months
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DisciplinesCriminal Law Criminology View 533 other Masters in Criminal Law in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Complete an Application ($60)
- Submit Official Academic Record
- English Language Proficiency Documentation
- Immigration Documentation
- Documentation of Financial Support
International19926 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19926 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
National19926 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19926 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
In-State7067 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 7067 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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