The online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice degree is a comprehensive program that provides students with a deep understanding of the criminal justice system, including the various roles and functions of law enforcement, the court system, and the corrections system. Students will have the opportunity to learn from experienced criminal justice and legal professionals, gaining practical knowledge and skills that are essential for success in a wide range of careers in criminal justice.

Throughout the program, students will explore the key theories, policies, and practices that shape the criminal justice system, and develop a critical understanding of issues such as crime prevention, community policing, and the rights of victims and offenders. They will also gain hands-on experience in areas such as criminal investigations, evidence analysis, and forensic science, and will have the opportunity to specialize in areas that align with their personal and career interests.

Some of the key courses offered in the online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice degree program include:

CJUS 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CJUS 210 Criminal Law and Procedures
CJUS 350 Police and Society
CJUS 375 Forensic Science
CJUS 380 Juvenile Justice
CJUS 420 Victims and the Criminal Justice System

With a solid foundation in criminal justice and a broad-based education that prepares students for careers in many fields, the online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice degree is an excellent choice for anyone looking to start or advance a career in the criminal justice field.

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