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Criminal Justice Administration

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Campbellsville’s Criminal Justice Administration curriculum provides a thorough understanding of crime and the criminal justice system.

Core areas of study include law enforcement, corrections, the courts, criminology, juvenile delinquency, and victimology. Currently, we offer a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Administration and a Minor in Homeland Security.

This program is also available in a 100% online format. Learn more about Campbellsville University’s online bachelor’s degree in criminal justice administration.

Courses Offered at:
  • All Locations
  • Campbellsville
  • Harrodsburg
  • Liberty
  • Louisville
  • Online
  • Somerset

Criminal Justice Administration Degrees

Our degree programs place a strong emphasis on ethics, human values, and analytical skills required for a fulfilling career in criminal justice. We also provide a strong foundation for students who plan to attend graduate school.

Criminal Justice Administration Objectives

Students who graduate with a criminal justice degree will be able to:

  • Pursue roles in the police department, correctional system, and other fields in criminal justice
  • Demonstrate critical thinking to provide leadership in a criminal justice department
  • Grasp the history of homeland security, and how it affects today’s domestic and international policies
  • Handle independent research for criminal investigations, court cases, and homeland security purposes
  • Understand the court system’s processes and procedures

Careers in Criminal Justice Administration

  • Agent in the CIA, FBI, DEA, Secret Service
  • Crime Prevention Specialist
  • Criminal Investigator
  • Supervisor of Corrections Officers
  • Supervisor of Police and Detectives
  • Homicide Detective
  • Probation Officer
  • Sheriff
  • Customs Inspector
  • US Marshal
  • Police Officer
  • Bureau of Diplomatic Security Agent
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