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Criminal Justice, B.A. or B.S.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Abbeville, LA, United States
Whether you are looking to go on to graduate work or immediately to the workplace, a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice offered at Grace College and Seminary is designed to develop professional knowledge and understanding of the criminal justice system from a biblical vantage-point.


The Criminal Justice major offered at Grace College and Seminary is designed to develop an educational base and skills for the criminal justice system. This program strongly encourages students to pursue firsthand experiences with either local, county, state or federal agencies. 

The purpose of the Criminal Justice major is to familiarize you with the content and concepts of the criminal justice system and to prepare you for graduate school or work in the criminal justice field. You will take courses in various areas of criminal justice, including juvenile delinquency, police work, victimology and criminal law.

One of the greatest strengths of this major is the faculty, who will not only teach you, but will journey with you over the next few years. The faculty have years of practical experience in the behavioral science field and continue to work in their various areas of expertise. Many are engaged in research and all have a commitment to the Word of God as a foundation of their work. They are also committed to see their students succeed and grow, even after graduation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to Corrections
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Criminal Procedures
  • History and Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Criminology
  • Police & American Society 
  • Emergency Incident Management
  • Criminal Law 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete the Online Application
  • Submit SAT, ACT, or CLT Scores
  • Application Evaluation
  • Wait List
  • Enrollment Deposit

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24768 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    24768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24768 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Abbeville

  • 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.


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