Keiser University’s Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice provides preparation in many areas of the criminal justice system. Topics include but are not limited to: deviant behavior, forensics, law enforcement and investigation, victimology, private security, corrections and juvenile justice and how components work together and are governed by our laws, the Supreme Court and the U.S. Constitution. This exploration of the American criminal justice system culminates with an emphasis on research, analysis and the future of the system.
The following objectives are designed to meet Keiser University’s mission and its objectives.
• To develop students’ ability to understand the tools and procedures used by various agencies within the criminal justice system.
• To develop students’ ability to think critically and communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
• To assist students in becoming more proficient in researching, collecting and organizing complex data, solving problems and working collaboratively.
• To prepare students for employment and advancement in criminal justice related fields.