Granted By: Indiana University
Academic Unit: IU School of Public And Environmental Affairs
Overview: The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree will give you a broad and layered understanding of the history, operations, and implications of criminal justice in America. You will be trained to address pressing societal needs related to law enforcement, the judicial system, corrections, and national security. You also will acquire the background needed to pursue a graduate degree in law or criminal justice. As a criminal justice major, you will be immersed in classes in research methods, criminological theory and policy, criminal law, courts, corrections, and policing. You may also study cutting-edge topics such as homicide, terrorism, juvenile justice, and cybercrime.