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With a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice, you will be equipped with the skills needed to make a difference in your world. Our program is designed to provide students with a well-rounded education that covers a variety of topics including criminology, criminal law, ethics, and the psychology of criminal behavior. You will learn from experienced professionals from the field who bring a wealth of real-world knowledge to the classroom.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of criminal justice professionals is projected to grow in the coming years, offering a range of career opportunities. With our Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice, you will be well-positioned to take advantage of these opportunities and pursue a fulfilling career that makes a positive impact on society. So why wait? Join us today and begin your journey towards an exciting and rewarding career!



Program Level

  • Undergraduate

Degree Type

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Criminal Justice Program Outcomes

Students will gain a broad knowledge of the study and practice of criminal justice in the United States, explore the fundamentals of forensic science and the legal framework in which forensic science in the United States is conducted, and examine different approaches to using technology to investigate digital crime and terrorism.

Careers in Criminal Justice

The career choices for criminal justice majors are diverse and may include jobs in local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, the court system, and in private and corporate businesses. This program also can be considered by students who are interested in graduate studies in the fields of law, criminal justice administration, political science, and social work.

Potential career paths could be:

  • Corrections Officer
  • Criminal Profiler
  • Private Investigator
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Forensic Science Technician
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Lawyer

Success Stories

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“I am a current student at GBC. It is an incredible environment and will give you many opportunities and set you up for success. Good luck!”

-Current GBC Student


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4701 Limestone Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 998-8814

Goldey-Beacom College is a Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

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