Capella University

Bachelor of Science in Public Safety with a Criminal Justice Specialization

Students in the Public Safety bachelor's degree with a Criminal Justice specialization at Capella University gain the knowledge and skills needed to lead a successful career protecting and serving their communities. 

The Public Safety bachelor's degree with a Criminal Justice specialization provides an overview of public safety research, theory, and principles, while focusing on criminal justice processes and procedures. Courses provide a study of topics that include:

  • Corrections and the judicial system
  • Criminal law and the legal process
  • Police-community relations
  • White collar and organized crime investigations
  • Criminal procedure and evidence

Students interested in pursuing entry-level criminal justice positions or current law enforcement professionals who want to advance their careers in law enforcement agencies, corrections departments, or federal regulatory or enforcement agencies, can benefit from the Public Safety bachelor's degree with a Criminal Justice specialization from Cappella University. 

Capella University is an accredited school that believes in providing high academic degree opportunities for students at any age. Capella University online has extended these core values to its distance learning students. The school is headquartered in Minneapolis, but its online bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees are available nationwide. Capella was founded in 1991, and since then, has earned an esteem as a top online school in the United States and currently enrolls more than 35,000 students. Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), www.ncahlc.org. Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu.

Capella University cannot guarantee licensure, endorsement, certification, authorization, other professional credential or salary advancement. State regulations and professional credential standards vary. It is the learner's responsibility to understand and comply with requirements for their states and professional associations. For more information on licensure, see the Licensure section on the School’s website. Enrollment restrictions and/or other restrictions may apply to certain programs. Contact Capella University for more information.

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Degree Category: Social Sciences > Criminal Justice > Bachelors
Degree Subject: Criminal Justice Degree
Degree Level: Bachelor's