Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

California Coast University

Program Description

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

California Coast University

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice is a self-paced learning program that may be completed off-campus. Study programs are not structured in semesters, quarters or terms, allowing students to begin their degree programs at any time during the year.

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice requires students to satisfy the following course requirements: 14 Core Courses, 14 General Education Courses, and 14 General Elective Courses, for a total of 126 semester units of credit.

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Courses required are listed below.

  • BAM 312 Business Communications
  • BAM 402 Public Relations
  • BAM 406 Business and Society
  • BAM 410 Organization Theory and Behavior
  • BAM 411 Human Resources Management
  • BCJ 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • BCJ 210 Juvenile Justice
  • BCJ 230 Criminal Investigation
  • BCJ 240 Procedures in the Justice System
  • BCJ 303 Terrorism
  • BCJ 351 Forensic Science
  • BCJ 360 Criminal Law
  • BCJ 400 Theory and Practices of Law Enforcement
  • BCJ 403 Theory and Practices of Corrections

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice General Education Courses

Courses required are listed below.

  • GED 102 The Human Body
  • GED 108 Environmental Science
  • GED 120 Introduction to Humanities
  • GED 130 Introduction to Civilization
  • GED 132 United States Government
  • GED 150 Mathematics
  • GED 155 English
  • GED 210 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • GED 212 Introduction to Philosophy
  • GED 215 Psychology of Adjustment
  • GED 216 Introduction to Sociology
  • GED 232 Early U.S. History
  • GED 250 World Religions
  • GED 260 Criminology

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice General Elective Courses

The General Elective Courses may be selected from the list below.

  • BAM 418 Small Business Management
  • BAM 421 Operations Management
  • HCA 200 The United States Health Care System
  • HCA 305 Introduction To Community Health
  • HCA 340 Cultural Diversity in Health & Illness
  • MKT 121 Customer Service
  • MKT 310 Advertising and Promotions
  • PSY 102 Introduction to Psychology
  • PSY 116 Psychology of Gender
  • PSY 150 Health Psychology
  • PSY 180 Introduction to Organizational Psychology
  • PSY 220 Developmental Psychology
  • PSY 228 Social Psychology
  • PSY 380 Personality Theories
  • PSY 408 Abnormal Psychology
  • PSY 418 Counseling Psychology

Tuition


Bachelor (Undergraduate) Tuition: $150.00 per unit

Military Tuition at California Coast University is based on a cost per unit of credit. Textbooks are not included in tuition fees, but are available from the University's Rental Library at a nominal cost.

Tuition Rates

Active-duty service members, Veterans, spouses, and children enjoy special tuition discounts of 10%.

CCU Graduates:

Students who have previously received a degree from CCU will receive a 10% tuition discount.

Students are not permitted to enroll in a single course at this time.

* Students outside the contiguous U.S. (includes AK, AS, FM, GU, HI, MH, MP, PR, PW, and U.S. VI) may only receive coursework and grades electronically.

Tuition Payment Plans

Plan A:

A student will make a payment of $500.00 toward the total tuition for the degree program in a single payment by the date of acceptance. The remaining balance will be paid at $100.00 per month, beginning one month from the official enrollment date. No interest will be charged on the unpaid balance, however late fees will be assessed on all past due balances.

Plan B:

A student will make a payment of $300.00 toward the total tuition for the degree program in a single payment by the date of acceptance. The remaining balance will be paid at $125.00 per month, beginning one month from the official enrollment date. No interest will be charged on the unpaid balance, however late fees will be assessed on all past due balances.

Plan C:

A student will make a payment for the full tuition amount for the degree program in a single payment by the date of acceptance.

Additional Financial Resources

Tuition Assistance


CCU
is in the DANTES (Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Educational Support) Catalog of Nationally Accredited Distance Learning Programs (NADLP). CCU is approved to allow the payment of educational assistance benefits to active military members through DANTES.

Veterans Affairs


CCU
's degree programs are approved to allow the payment of educational assistance benefits to veterans and other eligible persons under the programs administered by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

How do I apply?

To initiate the application process, the Admissions Department will need the following items:

  • A completed application.
  • A detailed resume that reflects your previous occupational experience.
  • Official Transcripts: Request official transcripts for all college level work completed since graduating high school, including any credits completed by examination (CLEP, DSST, AP, etc.). You may submit unofficial copies for evaluation purposes. Official copies must be received directly from the issuing College, University or program prior to official enrollment. To expedite the delivery of your official transcripts to CCU, you should go directly to the website of the college/university and fill out their transcript request form. If you have earned less than 12 college-level semester credits at an appropriately accredited postsecondary institution then you must provide an official transcript of high school completion.
  • Undergraduate applicants may complete a Request for Elective Credit Based on Specialized Training form and attach copies of certified training for consideration.
  • Non-refundable application fee of $75.00.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
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