Criminal Justice, B.S.

LeTourneau University's criminal justice degree programs not only broaden your knowledge of the criminal justice system, but also prepare you to succeed in a profession in constant need of highly qualified men and women of moral excellence.

At LeTourneau University, we view every patrol and investigation as an opportunity for you to live out God's calling in your life.

This approach, combined with our cooperation alongside local law enforcement agencies to offer hands-on training, means our degree program provides both the perspective and experience you need to excel in your field and make a difference.

Criminal Justice students benefit from:
  • A strong foundation and real world knowledge of the field
  • An understanding of criminal behavior and psychology
  • Positive methods for conflict resolution, including restorative justice and alternative behavior modification incentives
  • A hands-on approach that prepares you for success in a growing field


Interesting Classes You'll take

  • Ethics of Criminal Justice
  • Cyber Crime
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Restorative Justice
  • Addiction Theory

For more information about course requirements, view the course catalog.

Law enforcement personnel, veterans and active duty military personnel may have already satisfied some requirements for this degree through their police academy training and/or military experience.

Our degree requirements also accommodate transfer credit from ACE and regionally accredited colleges and universities.


What can You do with this degree?

  • Homeland Security
  • Federal agent
  • Police officer
  • Deputy sheriff
  • Fraud investigator
  • Juvenile specialist
  • Victim's advocate
  • Probation officer
  • Private investigator
  • And more

Learn aboutjob opportunities with the Dallas Police Department


Status Sheet

A status sheet is a resource which helps current students keep track of their progress towards degree completion. Download a copy below:

Bachelor of Science,
Criminal Justice (on-ground)

Concentration Options

  • Criminal Justice Management
  • Human Trafficking
  • Homeland Security (online)

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