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Criminal Justice - Accelerated Program for Criminal Justice Professionals (APCJP), B.A.

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Current or prior law enforcement officers with five years of experience in the criminal justice field will receive 48 advanced standing credits (15 based upon Act 120 Certification and 33 credits for work experience.) Most courses are offered in an 8-week accelerated format that is cohort based. Students may select from both on-line, classroom and blended courses. It is possible to graduate from the Accelerated Program with a BA in Criminal Justice and a minor in another academic field within four semesters and one summer session. The APCJP student will complete 72 academic credits at La Roche College. APCJP students with an associate degree and/or academic credit from other institutions will be evaluated on an individual basis. A student’s last thirty credits must be earned at La Roche College.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to the Criminal Justice System
  • Police and Society
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Intelligence Analysis and Presentation

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

    • Apply Online or Printable Application
    • Secondary/High School Transcript and Diploma (with notarized English translation)
    • Post-secondary Academic Transcript, if applicable (with notarized English translation)
    • International Student Agreement
    • Affidavit of Support - signed your financial sponsor
    • Official Recent Bank Statement of Sponsor
      • Bank statement must be dated within 12 months of the planned semester start date
      • Final balance on the bank statement should document the financial capability of your sponsor to cover at least one academic year of estimated expenses
      • Bank statement should document the currency of the account 
    • Copy of Passport Photo Page
    • $50 Application Fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28614 USD/year
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  • National

    28614 USD/year
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Living costs for Pittsburgh

  • 1148 - 1950 USD/month
    Living Costs

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