Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Faulkner’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice is a professional degree completion program. It trains professionals not only to keep the peace, but to keep pace with a changing field.

  • Accelerated program
  • Core requirements 66 hours – Start dates every 8 weeks
  • Program requirements 54 hours – Start dates every 8 weeks
  • Hybrid or fully online

Calendar

Module 1 – Fall Semester 2017

Aug 20 – Oct 14

  • BCJ 4301* Criminalistics
  • BCJ 4304** CJ Ethics
  • BCJ 3312** CJ & Web

Module 2  – Fall Semester 2017

October 15 – Dec 16

  • BCJ 4307* Research Methods
  • BCJ 2331** Criminal Law
  • BCJ 3301** Criminology

Module 3 – Spring Semester 2018

Jan 7 – Mar 3

  • BCJ 4306* Criminal Behavior Analysis
  • BCJ 3310** Corrections
  • BCJ 3308** Terrorism

Module 4 – Spring Semester 2018

Mar 4 – Apr 28

  • BCJ 4303* Interview and Interrogation
  • BCJ 3313** Cultural Diversity
  • BCJ 3304** Juvenile Justice

Module 5 – Summer Semester 2017

Apr 29 – Jun 23

  • BCJ 3305* Constitutional Law
  • BCJ 3306** Private Security
  • BCJ 3324** Crisis Management

Module 6 – Summer Semester 2018

Jun 24 – Aug 18

  • BCJ 4305* Special Issues
  • BCJ 3309** First Line Supervision
  • BCJ 4302** Courts

Aug 18

Online – Summation (MFT & Evaluation

 

*These courses are offered in classroom format.

**These courses are completely online with no classroom instruction.

There will be no classes on the following dates in observation of the indicated holidays:

  • Thanksgiving Nov 23 – no classes held this week
  • Christmas Break Dec 17 – Jan 6 – no classes scheduled

Registration Dates

  • Now – October 13
  • Late Registration October 16 – 17

Admission requirements

  • Minimum GPA of 2.0 on credit hours applied to entrance competencies.
  • 23 years of age.
  • Minimum 66 hours for entrance.

To Apply

  • Submit a completed online application.
  • Request official transcripts from all previously attended schools be sent directly to the address below.
    Faulkner University
    4525 Southlake Pkwy
    Hoover, AL 35224

 

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