Our program faculty members are industry experts who have been in the law enforcement, courts, government and other industry segments
All coursework for this program is offered online making it convenient for students to work and complete a degree
Why Choose Midway University’s 100% Online Criminal Justice Program?
The field of Criminal Justice is broad. From local law enforcement to federal level investigative bureaus, the need for trained and skilled professionals continues to grow. Midway University’s Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice prepares learners to manage activities related to law enforcement, corrections and courts. This is a strong skills development and training program to prepare students to succeed at any level within the criminal justice system.
Our coursework places a strong emphasis on criminal investigations and understanding the entire criminal justice system from cause of criminal activity to the court processes and incarceration. Course subjects include correctional systems structure and processes; psychological, historical and societal issues of terrorism; interviewing and interrogation; forensic and abnormal psychology; courts and court procedures; and more. Each student will present a capstone project as the culmination of their learning during the program, applying the knowledge to specific criminal justice areas of interest.
There are many benefits to Midway students in the Criminal Justice program. Students will benefit from the experience of our faculty members’ extensive training within various criminal justice organizations and field work in this area. Faculty advisors within the program are available to help students develop their course schedule and electives can be used to help emphasis a student’s particular interest beyond the degree program courses. In addition students will have access to Midway University Career Readiness Service Center to find out about job opportunities within the industry and additional skills training and preparation.
The Criminal Justice program is offered 100% online or in the evening at our Lexington location.
Why Choose Midway University?
- Personal Attention – Midway provides a high level of service to our students.
- Convenience – Earn your degree 100% online.
- Affordable – We offer competitive tuition rates and several payment options.
- Responsive – Faculty support students and are responsive to their individualized needs.
- Expertise – Our criminal justice faculty have years of experience in the law enforcement and legal fields.
- Format – Courses are offered in an accelerated 8 week format, with 5 module starts dates throughout the year.
|Course Number||Name of Course||Credit Hours|
General Education Requirements
Major Course Requirements
|CRJ 101||Intro to Criminal Justice||3|
|CRJ 350||Policing America||3|
|CRJ 370||Criminological Theory||3|
|CRJ 410||Courts/Court Procedure||3|
|CRJ 496||Criminal Justice Capstone||3|
|CRJ 498||Criminal Justice Research Practicum||3|
Choose six from the following courses below
|CRJ 301||Criminal Acts||3|
|CRJ 305||Criminal Procedure||3|
|CRJ 310||Criminal Organizations||3|
|CRJ 315||Psychological, Historical and Societal Issues of Terrorism||3|
|CRJ 320||Special Topics in Criminal Justice||3|
|CRJ 405||Police Ethics||3|
|CRJ 420||Criminal Investigation||3|
|CRJ 495||Internship in Criminal Justice||3|
|CRJ 307||Kinesic Interviewing||3|
|PSY 320||Abnormal Psychology||3|
|PSY 350||Forensic Psychology||3|
Total Credit Hours