Criminal Justice Degree (B.S.), Part-time Evening

Why Study Criminal Justice During the Evening and Online?

We are proud to offer a part-time course schedule designed for today’s busy student. Our part-time programs allow students to complete their degree on a timeline that fits their schedules. Courses may be offered year-round in the fall, winter, spring, and two summer sessions. All courses necessary to complete the major are also offered online. 

*Note: For programs that may require day courses Graduate and Continuing Education students register during cross registration or add/drop period.

Requirements for the Criminal Justice Degree

Major Core Courses

  • CRJU 0101 - Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CRJU 0121 - Theories of Crime
  • CRJU 0201 - Law Enforcement and Society
  • CRJU 0202 - Introduction to Corrections
  • CRJU 0205 - American Judicial System
  • CRJU 0231 - Research Methods in Criminal Justice


Students choose upper-level electives in the major to complete the remaining 21 credits. A student, who has not maintained the requisite 2.5 GPA for the six Major Core courses or had a grade below a C- in any one of the Major Core courses, will be required to correct this deficiency in order to enroll in upper level major electives.

    Additional Graduation Requirements

    All students must meet the University Graduation Requirements and complete a common core of studies, distributed among the different academic areas as detailed in the Common Core .