Criminal Justice Online Bachelor of Arts | New England College
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Criminal Justice Online Bachelor of Arts

Criminal justice professionals maintain societal order in the face of evolving laws, technological innovation, and social circumstances that can lead to incivility and chaos. Our online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice degree provides you with a comprehensive overview of the criminal justice system, including contemporary law enforcement practices and the types and patterns of crime in the United States. You may also examine investigative techniques and the impact of legal decisions on public safety policies.

Learn more about the program’s learning objectives, requirements, and courses.

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What You’ll Learn

In this BA in Criminal Justice program, you’ll gain a solid liberal arts foundation and understanding of public safety and law enforcement in the 21st century. You’ll explore theories and methods in specialized areas such as corrections, criminology, and ethics while also building your critical-thinking and decision-making skills.


Featured Courses

  • Criminology
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • Contemporary Law Enforcement


Why Choose Our Online BA in Criminal Justice?

  • 100% online to fit into your busy schedule
  • Multiple term starts each year so you can start sooner
  • Four-credit, seven-week courses so you can finish sooner
  • Taught by subject matter experts working in the field
  • Highly interactive format with frequent communication among faculty and students
  • Streamlined admission process—only submit your application and transcript(s); no ACT/SAT score is needed
  • Financial aid and generous transfer credits policy


Career Opportunities for BA in Criminal Justice

  • Police Officer
  • Correctional Officer
  • Crime Scene Investigator (CSI)
  • Customs and Border Protection Officer