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Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Total requirements for degree: 120 hours*
Major requirements available online: 60 hours
* Includes previous credits earned and Palmetto College courses (60-68 hours, depending on degree program)

Obtain a degree that helps you succeed

The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree from USC Upstate is designed to provide present and future criminal justice professionals with the educational background necessary to be successful in a criminal justice career, graduate school, or law school. Criminal justice majors complete a course of study that includes the examination of topics such as crime, criminological theory, courts, policing, corrections, victims, and offenders.

Start dates

Course Start Date Application Deadline Missing Documents Deadline Registration Deadline Tuition Deadline
January 12, 2015 December 1, 2014 December 15, 2014 January 13, 2015 January 7, 2015
August 20, 2015 July 31, 2015 August 7, 2015 August 21, 2015 TBD

† Note: Due to overwhelming demand for the Criminal Justice program, courses may reach enrollment capacity before the application deadline.

USC Upstate Palmetto Criminal Justice Program