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The Bachelor of Science in Criminology and Criminal Justice is offered in person or online. This program introduces students to the fundamental foundations in criminal justice and criminology by preparing students to think critically, contribute to society and enhance public safety. Opportunities for graduates include: working at the local, state or federal level as a practitioner or continuing their studies in graduate programs in criminal justice, criminology, law or related fields.
The Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice is an 120 credit hour program. To earn this degree, all students must successfully complete the following courses:
**important note: 18 hours of upper division criminal justice courses are required
There is rapid growth and expansion in criminal justice-related occupational fields. Graduates of the nationally-recognized School of Criminology and Criminal Justice find employment opportunities in law enforcement, probation, parole, corrections, private security, court personnel, legal offices, and victim advocate agencies.
Students can explore career opportunities through internship placements at more than 200 organizations including the FBI, the Maricopa County Juvenile Court, the Arizona Attorney General's Office, and the Arizona Department of Corrections.