The Criminal Justice online degree program at Colorado Technical University Online offers students a component of forensic study not usually available at the undergraduate level and it can help prepare students for career opportunities such as police officer, deputy sheriff, fraud investigator, highway patrol officer and more. Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice (BSCJ), one of online degree programs at Colorado Technical University, is designed for students who want to gain a solid knowledge base in the triad areas of the courts, corrections, and law enforcement in addition to the management skills needed for career advancement.
Students can enjoy relevant, real-world courses, taught by instructors who are experienced in their fields, and a truly innovative and revolutionary online educational delivery system. The Criminal Justice online degree program includes the following courses:
- Corrections Solutions
- Legal Aspects of Criminal Justice
- Criminal Law Today
- Law Enforcement and the Community
- Social Problems
- Cultural Diversity
- Psychology in the Social Environment
- Public Administration and Policy Making
- Criminal Thinking
- American Criminal Procedure
- Juveniles and the Courts
- Laws of Evidence in Criminal Courts
- Investigating Crime
- Abnormal Psychology
- Forensic Behavior Analysis
- Accounting for Non-Accounting Majors
- White Collar Crime
- Crime Scene Analysis
- Advanced Topics in Criminal Justice
- Capstone in Criminal Justice
*The 15-month Bachelor’s degree is a 2+2 program and assumes that all associate-level requirements have been met through an Associate degree or the equivalent. CTU Online students with no previous college experience can complete the Bachelor’s degree program in about 2 ½ years.
The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org; 312-263-0456).