ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS 

The Liberal Arts and Sciences curriculum with a Criminal Justice concentration offers a broad range of courses designed to provide foundational knowledge in areas such as English, mathematics, science, and history while providing specialized courses that explore topics ranging from children, juveniles and adults in the criminal justice system to past and present criminal law procedures.

This degree will prepare you for employment in various areas of law enforcement, corrections or private security, as well as being an excellent foundation toward pursing a baccalaureate degree.

The general education core for this degree complies with guidelines of the Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI).