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Criminal Justice Degree

Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice BS degree with a concentration in Criminal Justice offers an option for a 4-year degree that encompasses all aspects of the criminal justice system including:

  • Law enforcement
  • Corrections
  • Court systems
  • Victim and offender social issues

Students graduating from the CJ concentration find employment with local and state policing agencies, jails and prisons, local and state court systems, victim’s advocacy offices, and counseling and rehabilitation facilities.

The curriculum includes 31 hours of required courses and 15 hours of elective courses.  The major also requires you to complete a minor of your choice, in addition to the WSU General Education requirements.

Criminal Justice BS degree requirements

Criminal Justice advisor contact

If you have questions about the WSU General Education requirements, make an appointment with a College General Education Advisor.