A Criminal Justice degree from Midway University will give you the skills you need for a career in law enforcement, corrections and the courts.
The Bachelor of Science Criminal Justice degree introduces students to the field by examining the major disciplines in the field of criminal justice. Student will be introduced to law enforcement, courts, corrections and contemporary challenges in criminal justice with discussion of ethical standards expected of professionals in this field of study.
Our instructors have spent years working with various criminal justice organizations and are committed to helping you realize your full potential. Under their guidance you will study correctional systems structure and processes, issues surrounding terrorism, criminal investigation skills, interviewing and interrogation, forensic, social and abnormal psychology, along with courts and court procedures and much more.
With the guidance of a dedicated advisor, you will identify and develop expertise in your areas of interest in criminal justice, which you will present in your capstone project.
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Frequently Asked Questions
We offer a simple online application process. Create your account, submit all materials and track your application status conveniently online. Paper application forms are available for download if needed. Admissions Counselors are available to assist you with the application process and answer any questions you may have about Midway University and our programs. Give them a call at 1-800-952-4122 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students are eligible as “full-time and “part-time” students for Federal loans and may be eligible for Federal and/or State grants. (A full-time student is a student taking 12 credit hours or more per term; a part-time student is a student taking 6-12 credit hours.)
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An admission decision can only be made with official documents. Transcripts are considered official when they are either mailed directly to Midway University from the issuing institution in a sealed envelope or sent electronically by a secured third party such at National Student Clearinghouse or Parchment.
Midway University works hard to provide quality degree programs at an affordable price for our students. Students can view our Tuition and Fees Schedule online.
Make sure you get the whole picture before making your decision. First, complete your FAFSA so you can see what financial aid you are eligible to receive and complete your application. Once you are admitted to Midway University, you can meet with our Financial Aid Office to discuss all the eligible aid (federal, state and institutional) that you have access to and apply for scholarships. This is the only way to figure out the true cost and if you will have any out-of-pocket expenses to cover.
Midway University accepts transfer credits from regionally accredited institutions that are 100-level or higher with a grade of “C” or better. At the time of admission, our Admissions Counselors will provide an unofficial evaluation of your transfer credit. An official evaluation will be completed by the Registrar’s Office after acceptance.
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A Peek Inside Our Program
You will earn your Criminal Justice degree by completing 120 credit hours.
|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 498||Criminal Justice Research Practicum||3|
Choose six from the following course below
|CRJ 301||Criminal Acts||3|
|CRJ 305||Criminal Procedure||3|
|CRJ 307||Kinesic Interviewing||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||Criminal Justice Ethics||3|
|CRJ 420||Criminal Investigation||3|
|CRJ 495||Internship in Criminal Justice||3|
|PSY 320||Abnormal Psychology||3|
|PSY 350||Forensic Psychology||3|
Total Credit Hours