BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE – ON CAMPUS
Prepare for Criminal Justice Careers
Join those who serve to protect the public safety of others. You will gain a unique foundation in theology, sociology and psychology as you study from a redemptive and ethical approach. Learn how to succeed in the criminal justice field by truly making a difference in the lives of the people you serve.
Be mentored by caring professors
Find your fit in our community
Get involved and make a difference
PREPARATION FOR LIFE
You will be prepared to serve in a variety of criminal justice careers, such as:
- Law Enforcement Officer
- Private Detective
- State Trooper
- Security Officer
- Crime Scene Investigator
- U.S. Marshall
- Corrections Officer
- Court-related Employee
- Government Agent
Criminal Justice major
Stafford Springs, CT
“CSU has changed my life, and coming here was one of the best decisions I have ever made.”
What Will You Learn?
In all of the programs at CSU, you’ll be interacting with small class sizes and professors who really care and desire to mentor you. You’ll not only receive quality academics to prepare you for your career, but discipleship to prepare you for life.
Lead and serve in a professional capacity
Gain real-life experience through multiple supervised apprenticeships and an immersive, hands-on internship. You will get both the academic and practical training you need to excel in your career.
Build a biblically informed, restorative view of justice
Develop ethical foundations for work in a criminal justice career. You will learn to evaluate criminal justice theory, systems and ethics from a biblical worldview.
Learn about biblical counseling and psychology
Prepare to exercise compassion for hurting people through criminal justice. You will be equipped to pursue graduate studies in focused criminal justice fields after graduation.
- Work with the campus security team in four hands-on law enforcement apprenticeships.
- Practice what you learn through an internship tailored to your criminal justice career goals and interests.
Change lives as you serve!
You will be prepared to serve in the criminal justice field with a uniquely biblical perspective. Get the tools you need to pursue a career that goes beyond simply enforcing rules to helping the hearts of hurting people.
Meet our Faculty
You’ll learn from professors who care deeply about you and your goals.
A SOLID FOUNDATION FOR LIFE
Your Priority: God's Word
While you prepare for your career you’ll also earn a double major in Biblical Studies. At CSU, you’ll experience personal mentorship with someone who cares deeply about you and your relationship with your Creator. You’ll be challenged to think through topics and questions through a biblical worldview. Your Bible courses will lay a foundation for whatever path God has for your life.
When you attend this Bible college, you’re getting more than just a degree—you’re getting the tools, support system and encouragement to follow Christ with your whole heart—long after graduation.
EXCEPTIONAL FINANCIAL VALUE
Here's what our students actually pay:
(Hint—it's way less than "sticker" price! Plus, our costs continually fall below our in-state, private school competitors' actual costs.)
A Christ-centered education is a wise investment. That's why we make biblical education as affordable as possible for students like you.
Scholarships are for Christian character, work ethic and academics. 99% of full-time, on-campus students get free financial aid. (Based on incoming class of Fall 2021)
AVERAGE NET COST AFTER FREE AID
AVERAGE FREE AID RECEIVED
(not including loans)
FIND YOUR PLACE AT CSU
For more than 90 years, CSU has prepared Christ-centered, career-ready graduates to serve around the globe in a variety of ministries and careers. You'll learn from trusted professors who have a heart for Christ and desire for discipleship. You'll join a community of CSU students who are passionate about using their talents to serve Christ.