Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security

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Program Description

Criminals continue to advance their techniques through technology, as well as skate the edge of legal loopholes, taking advantage of non-existent or loosely-defined laws. You’ll find the issues related to criminal justice span the globe, entering the homes and business of its residents in a physical and virtual manner, threatening homeland security, and demanding immediate policy changes to protect the innocent and prosecute the guilty.

Online BS in Criminal Justice specialized in Homeland Security curriculum prepares you to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the role of police in American society including the nature of police subculture, professionalism, personnel selection, unionism, and operational trends.
  • Learn the importance of strategic and contingency planning, systems integration, and information sharing.
  • Learn the importance of proprietary information in both the corporate and government sectors including legal issues, policy formulation, administrative and technical remedies, and case studies.
  • Describe the ways policing, court, and correctional systems can vary drastically from one country to the next, with potentially serious consequences to a visitor unfamiliar with how a nation’s justice system works and interacts internationally.
  • Determine how respective criminal justice systems are impacted as you examine topical issues such as the Olympics.
Last updated Sep 2020

About the School

Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution located in upstate central New York. The College offers regionally accredited online certificates, bachelors, masters, and docto ... Read More

Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution located in upstate central New York. The College offers regionally accredited online certificates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees in healthcare, cybersecurity, financial crime, nursing, physical therapy, business, criminal justice, and data science. All courses are taught by credentialed, highly experienced faculty with significant and ongoing accomplishments in their respective fields. Read less