Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

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The Program

Become an invaluable member of your community - study criminal justice from an institution recognized among the nation's best for excellence, academic service, and affordability.

You'll build knowledge from core criminal justice courses such as Introduction to Criminal Justice, The Police Function, Correctional Philosophy, and more.

Your Best Career Move

A degree in criminal justice can lead to a career in law enforcement, prosecution and defense, courts, and corrections. You choose how this degree will best suit your needs by selecting electives such as Community-Based Corrections and Criminal Procedures and Evidence. Round out your degree with a minor in Business Administration.


Refugio Longoria

There are two things motivating Refugio "Cuco" Longoria to pursue his Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree: his desire to go to Law School and a passion for serving his community. With these goals in mind, Longoria said "I've been inspired to study like never before, and I've found the right fit at UW-Platteville." READ MORE

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Center for Distance Learning
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818-3099

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