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Criminal Justice, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Bronxville, NY, United States| Online
The Criminal Justice programme offered by Monroe College provides students entering or currently working in the field with the competencies and credentials necessary for career advancement and the skills needed to obtain supervisory, development, and management positions. 
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The Criminal Justice System is organized into three major components: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Within each component are a variety of positions that offer a wide range of both traditional and non-traditional career opportunities. These career opportunities include, but are not limited to, law enforcement agencies, counseling and social services or human services agencies, court management and administration units, Probation and Parole, and Specialized Security Organizations.

The system, its subdivisions, and many of its employment opportunities exist, in part or whole, in the different levels of government: federal, state, county, and local. Students are introduced to law enforcement and social sciences as they apply to the field of criminal justice. 


Graduates of the Criminal Justice programme offered by Monroe College are prepared with the knowledge, skills and work habits required for the field of criminal justice.

Program graduates are employed in the following fields:
  • Regulatory Affairs Managers
  • Compliance Managers
  • Security Managers
  • Loss Prevention Managers
  • Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
  • First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Law
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Political Science

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Online Application & Personal Essay
  • Submit Credentials

After completing and submitting the online application, students will need to provide the Monroe College admissions office at either campus location with the following:

  • High School Transcript or Diploma
  • Transfer Credit (if students are transferring credits from a previous institution, they must submit official academic transcripts)
  • Admissions Fee
  • Professional References (direct admit bachelor’s students must submit two letters of recommendation)
  • SAT scores (only required for students interested in scholarship consideration)
  • Admissions Interview
  • Educational Expenses and I-20 Requirements
  • Required Personal and Financial Documents
  • Placement Test & Registration

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 61712 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 61712 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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