Business: Criminal Justice
This program prepares individuals who want to work in the juctice field. This program seeks to equip the student for a fulfilling career with a foundational understanding of human behavior within a criminal, transformative, and restorative justice systems. Students will be prepared to serve society as ethical, caring, service-minded individuals. A major in Criminal Justice opens the door to many jobs in law enforcement, corrections, court-related positions, and security.
Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:
- Integrate Christian principles in critical thinking and decision-making.
- Demonstrate awareness and improvement of thinking and learning strategies.
- Apply current and historical justice principles and practices to real-life situations.
- Function within chosen area(s) of justice system with the insight of the functions and interdependencies of various areas.
- Apply procedural rules and statutes through the criminal process.
- Design alternatives to the conventional penal approaches through the lenses of transformative and restorative justice.
General Education Core = 43 Credit Hours
Religion Core = 21 Credit Hour
Major = 46 Credit Hours
General Electives = 10 Credit Hours
*When the student has declared a specific business track, a minimum of 12 hours of electives within the given track must be completed.
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