Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice
Discover your full potential through the challenging and rewarding Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in criminal justice from the University of Mount Union. This interdisciplinary program combines your pursuit of knowledge and determination to improve your community through safety and security.
Our expert faculty will prepare you for a variety of career options while focusing on those best suited to your passion and skillset. Featuring four relevant tracks in law enforcement, community corrections, forensic studies, and criminology, your educational experience is personalized to the dynamic future within your reach.
About the Program
The criminal justice degree program at Mount Union puts knowledge into practice instantly. You will work through impactful test scenarios – including car crashes and crime scenes – alongside local law enforcement officials while utilizing industry equipment like fingerprinting kits and ballistics data in our Crime Office.
Securing relevant internships is often made possible through our dedicated and well-connected faculty, ensuring you get the necessary experience to stand out in competitive fields. No matter your area of interest, our criminal justice major will prepare you to make an immediate difference in the world.
Criminal Justice Quick Facts
- 50 credit hours within the criminal justice degree program
- 32 credit hours in the well-rounded Integrative Core
- Experience mock traffic and crime scenes
- Learn from officials currently in the field
- Intern with local agencies
Learn more about the Degree in Criminal Justice
Influence the world around you with the Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice degree program at Mount Union. Pair your drive to succeed with the important technical knowledge needed to be a thoughtful leader in one of several criminal justice fields.