B.Sc. On Campus

Criminal Justice

Indiana University South Bend

48 months
20632 USD/year
20630 USD/year
7272 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Students in Criminal Justice at Indiana University South Bend study domestic and international structures, functions, behaviors, and public policies related to the apprehension, prosecution, sentencing, and incarceration of offenders.


Learning outcomes

Graduates of this Criminal Justice program at Indiana University South Bend are prepared for a wide range of careers in the criminal justice arena at the local, county, state, and federal levels, as well as numerous opportunities in the private sector. Many graduates also go on to law school or graduate school.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminal Justice 
  • Theories of Crime and Deviance 
  • The Nature of Inquiry 
  • Police in Contemporary Society 
  • Courts and Criminal Justice 
  • Corrections and Criminal Justice 
  • Criminal Justice Ethics 
  • Criminal Law 
  • Analysis of Crime and Public Policy 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

IU South Bend accepts applications on a rolling basis. Students are encouraged to apply by the priority admission deadline for the term you want to start.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee. The $65 application fee is required of all applicants and is non-refundable.
  • English Language Proficiency Documentation
  • If English is not your native language, you must demonstrate proficiency in English before you can be admitted to IU South Bend.
  • Immigration Documentation (non-US citizens only; not required for an admission decision)
  • Documentation of Financial Support (those seeking F-1 status only; not required for an admissions decision)
  • Official Academic Records. You may upload copies of your official transcripts and diploma certificates via your Atlas account.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20632 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10316 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    20630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10315 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7272 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3636 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for South Bend

885 - 1432 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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