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Criminal Justice 

Florida Atlantic University

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Your road map to success begins at the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) where the Criminal Justice delivers outstanding online instruction at the undergraduate level with courses that meet national benchmarks for quality. For those that are dedicated to a pathway of excellence and distinction, your journey begins here.

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Overview

The Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from the Florida Atlantic University  provides students with knowledge about the nature and causes of crime and delinquency, law and the legal system for juveniles and adults in American society, and the decision processes of criminal justice agencies. 

A Criminal Justice major is broadly educated within a general education framework in the liberal arts and also provided with courses that directly apply to careers within the criminal and juvenile justice systems and the study of law. 

The baccalaureate degree in Criminal Justice provides the student with a suitable foundation for graduate study in criminal justice, criminology, public administration, and other graduate school programs.

Sample Careers

  • Crime Analyst
  • Local and Federal Law Enforcement
  • Corrections Officer
  • Victim Advocate
  • Fraud Investigator
  • Juvenile Justice Specialist
  • Parole or Probation Officer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Victimology
  • White Collar Crime  
  • International Criminal Justice Systems
  • Law, Crime, and the Criminal Justice System  
  • Immigration and the Criminal Justic System (Special Topics)  
  • Computer Crime

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

The following units of study in high school are required to be considered for admission to FAU. These are also the only courses that are calculated in the grade point average (GPA) used to determine admissions eligibility:

  • English (3 with substantial composition): 4 units
  • Mathematics (Algebra 1 level and above): 4 units
  • Natural Science (2 with lab): 3 units
  • Social Science: 3 units
  • Foreign Language (of the same language): 2 units
  • Academic Electives: 2 units

Tuition Fee

  • International

    719 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 719 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    719 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 719 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • In-State

    201 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 201 USD per credit and a duration of  .

Funding

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