Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice - Criminal Psychology
Liberty University Online’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice – Criminal Psychology program prepares you for an effective career in a growing field. Through Liberty’s program, you will gain foundational knowledge and skills regarding mental health and behavior of criminals, as well as how to effectively assess and counsel individuals within the justice system. Courses will strengthen your investigative and cognitive ability to understand the thoughts and intentions of the criminal mind, emphasizing the importance of applying ethics to practices and integrating faith with learning in a diverse and challenging atmosphere.
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- 120 total hours
- 30 hours must be taken through Liberty
- 50% (24 hours) of major must be taken through Liberty
- 30 hours of upper-level course are a required part of the 120 total hours
Credit for life experience
- Law enforcement officials who have successfully completed an accredited police academy program may be eligible to earn credit hours toward their degree.
- Some forms of military experience may be eligible as college credit.
Potential Career Fields
- Criminal Psychologist
- Police Detective
- Corrections Officer
- Probation & Parole
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