Criminal Justice

In This Section

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice is to provide educational and training experiences to students interested in careers in the criminal justice field, including policing, private security, private investigations, parole officers, probation officers, and crime analysts.

Students pursuing this program will have several choices in future pursuits and the goals of the program reflect these possibilities:

  1. The program seeks to prepare students to be successful candidates for admission into professional training programs in the criminal justice field, such as the federal, state, and local police academies.
  2. The program seeks to prepare students not seeking admission into professional training programs to be successful candidates for entry-level positions with private and government employers in the criminal justice field.

Students wishing to pursue employment might seek positions with job titles including Police Officer, FBI Agent, Crime Analyst, Private Investigator, and Probation Officer.

Advance

Advance your career by earning a bachelor degree.

Discover

Discover your potential as a leader in the field of criminal justice.

Serve

Serve the community by upholding standards of justice.

Apply Today!

Join South College

Learn the essential skills of an analytical and ethical criminal justice professional. Candidates interested in applying to the Bachelor of Criminal Justice program are encouraged to reach out today!

Apply Now

Request More Information

Fill out this form and we will send you an informational packet about South College.

Bachelor of Science Criminal Justice Accreditation

 South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees at the doctorate, master’s, baccalaureate and associate levels.

Consumer Information: Amounts for tuition, fees, books, and supplies are subject to change. The information included here is estimated for a full-time student.* South College follows the required methodology provided by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the reporting of employment information for graduates. This information is compiled on an annual basis and submitted to the Commission by October 15 each year for graduates during the most recently completed reporting year (July 1-June 30). For more detailed information related to the calculation of graduate employment rates, please click here.