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Criminal Justice Administration, B.A.A.S.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

The B.A.A.S. in Criminal Justice Administration can lead to many career options such as:

  • Paralegal
  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Correctional Officer
  • Security Consultant
  • Parole Officer
  • Juvenile Probation Officer

Training is accepted from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE), certifiable military training, federal criminal justice training, and recognized training from other states. The hours and types of training will be evaluated by the Program Coordinator (commissioned Texas Peace Officer), then presented to the Interdisciplinary Degree Programs Committee for final approval.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Survey of Forensic Science
  • Criminal Justice Supervision and Management
  • Criminal Evidence
  • Community Corrections
  • Homeland Security
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • Criminal Justice Statistics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    69

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  • Minimum required score:

    520

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General Requirements

  • Submit Online Undergraduate Application
  • Pay $145 fee (Spring and Summer); $50 (Fall)
  • Provide official translated and evaluated transcripts
  • Submit official SAT or ACT test scores
  • Submit official TOEFL test 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6990 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    13980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6990 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2010 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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