An online bachelor's degree in criminal justice will prepare you for a career in a number of local, state, federal and international law enforcement agencies and organizations. Since the criminal justice field demands moral excellence and the careful application of laws, Regent’s online criminal justice degree program emphasizes a Christian worldview, strong academic content, critical thinking and analysis, and ethics. Through your coursework, you will learn about criminal investigation processes and ethics in criminal justice, criminal law, juvenile justice, and constitutional law. You will also have the option to take courses that explore public policy and administration; state and local government; homeland security; and domestic and international terrorism.
Regent’s online degree in criminal justice prepares you for vocational excellence in a variety of exciting careers. Should you desire further education upon graduation, you will be prepared academically for graduate-level education in fields including law, government/political science, criminal justice, public administration or public policy.