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Criminal Justice, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Lawton, OK, United States
The Department of Social Sciences at Cameron University offers programs leading to a Bachelor of Science with a major in Criminal Justice, a Bachelor of Science with a major in Sociology, and an Associate in Applied Science in Criminal Justice. Our academic programs empower students to explore their interests, express their ideas, and experience the pride of uncovering new knowledge.
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Overview

The study of Criminal Justice at Cameron University encompasses the policies of the criminal justice system, behavioral characteristics of victims, offenders, and practitioners, and the legal framework within which each operates. 

The programme

The department, through the criminal justice curriculum, provides instruction to students interested in careers in law enforcement, corrections, and associated fields as well as to students interested in graduate school or law school.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • At least 9 of these hours must be upper division CJ courses. 
  • The remaining 3 hours may be upper division CJ courses, or any other upper division hours. 
  • Departmental approval is required for use of lower division hours.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Application Fee
  • Biographical Page of Passport
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Evidence of completion of secondary school (high school)
  • Transcripts of all university work
  • SAT or ACT
  • Original Affidavit of Financial Support from Cameron University
  • Documentation of Guaranteed Funds

Tuition Fee

  • International

    529 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 529 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    529 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 529 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    215 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 215 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lawton

  • 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

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