Discover your passion! Gain a broad-based approach to working with law enforcement and the criminal justice system when you earn your Bachelor of Arts in Social and Criminal Justice degree online from Ashford University.
Sheldon Silver, Esq. is Program Chair of Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Social and Criminal Justice. Mr. Silver holds a Juris Doctoris from Washington University in St. Louis, MO; a Bachelor of Science in General Science and Criminal Justice from University of Detroit-Mercy; and an Associate of Arts in Law Enforcement Administration from University of Detroit-Mercy. Read his full bio.
Online Social & Criminal Justice Bachelor's Degree Program
The Bachelor of Arts in Social and Criminal Justice degree allows you to investigate both the social and legal sides of working in the criminal justice field. Examine topics in criminal investigations, psychology, crime prevention, terrorism, the correctional system, and law. You'll develop additional understanding of the criminal justice system and the impact social issues have on maintaining a just society.
Special Terms and Conditions
Successful completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Social and Criminal Justice degree by itself does not lead to licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization. Further, Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate's application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements may vary by state. Further, a criminal record may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure, certification, or employment in this field of study.
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If a criminal justice degree fits your personal goals, contact Ashford University at 866.711.1700 to learn more, or request additional information.