BA in Criminal Justice and Criminology University of Missouri Kansas City Online
The Criminal Justice and Criminology Department offers students the opportunity to analyze and interpret social control systems that are applied through the criminal justice system and throughout society. The major develops critical thinking skills, communication, and conducting and evaluating research to promote evidence-based decision-making. Inclusive learning environments require students to become knowledgeable and culturally competent individuals. As such, the major emphasizes community engagement and service to prepare students for the jobs and leadership opportunities that will allow them to engage with the broader community and their role as future change agents.
The B.A. degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology requires a total of 36 credit hours in addition to the general education requirements for a degree in The College of Arts and Sciences.