B.A. On Campus

Criminal Justice

Long Island University (LIU)

48 months
37926 USD/year
37926 USD/year
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The 120-credit B.A. in Criminal Justice at the Long Island University (LIU) is designed to meet the demands for professionals working in policing, corrections, prosecution and pretrial services, probation, parole, juveniles, public safety, victim services, civil and family courts, homeland security, international security, and other related fields. 


Key facts

All students receive invaluable, hands-on training in the field of criminal justice in our experienced-based practica program. Students who perform at an outstanding level also will have the opportunity to attend the Justice Semester at American University in Washington, D.C.


The B.A. in Criminal Justice at the Long Island University (LIU) program alumni are law enforcement officers, federal agents, security officers, prosecutors, corrections counselors, judges, attorneys, private security professionals, homeland security agents, forensic technologists, crime lab technicians, emergency managers, FBI agents and social service professionals. Many of our graduates enroll in the Master of Science degree program in Criminal Justice at LIU Post or attend law school.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Cyber Analytics & Criminal Justice  
  • Critical Issues in Criminal Justice 
  • Theories of Crime 
  • Gender and the Law 
  • Foundation for Scholarship 
  • Methods of Criminal Justice Research  
  • Criminal Law 
  • The Police and Community Relations
  • Correctional Philosophy: Theory and Practice 
  • Criminal Procedure 
  • Cyber Analytics & Criminal Justice Practicum 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We have rolling admissions.  As an international student it is important to apply as soon as possible.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Incoming freshmen must have a solid B average (3.0 or 82-85 grade point average) and an average SAT score of 1000 (Critical Reading and Math combined) or ACT Composite of 20 or above.
  • Transfer students must have completed more than 24 college credits. A minimum college GPA of 2.0 is required for application review. When students have completed fewer than 24 credits, they must also submit high school transcripts and SAT/ACT scores.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37926 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 37926 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37926 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37926 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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