BSCJ | Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Courses at CalSouthern

The criminal justice courses that comprise CalSouthern’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice are what distinguish this innovative degree program. The program includes fundamental subjects core to any comprehensive criminal justice program, such as criminology and criminal law, legal procedure, and principles of investigation. However, you’ll also find cutting-edge, technology-driven criminal justice courses such as digital crime, homeland security, and terrorism. In addition—and making CalSouthern’s program so unique and well-rounded—you can select courses exploring the ethics of criminal justice, social psychology, forensic psychology, and cultural diversity in criminal justice, among many others.

Required Core Courses

Lower Division Courses

CAP 2401 Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement Capstone Coures

Credits : 3

The Undergraduate Capstone Project requires the student to integrate their degree program Learning Objectives with a workplace or professional environment. This terminal course provides the student with the opportunity to demonstrate their ability to synthesize and apply the knowledge and skills acquired to real-world situations. The student will use either their workplace or organizational environment, or select an organization of their choosing, which will allow them to assimilate their educational knowledge relative to a real-world organization. This final project should affirm the student’s ability to think critically and creatively, to solve practical problems, and to demonstrate mastery and application of learned skills.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Assess course concepts and objectives critically and competently through continued interactive dialogue with fellow Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Research, investigate, and select a Capstone Project Topic and Organization appropriate demonstrating mastery your degree program Learning Outcomes.
  • Evaluate and formally document current progress in developing Capstone Project paper relative to integrating project assumptions with specific degree program Learning outcomes
  • Develop and present a professionally researched, investigated, and detailed Capstone Project paper that demonstrates mastery of the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Produce an ethically responsible, professionally researched, investigated, and detailed final project that demonstrates the Learner has appropriately acquired and mastered the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Successfully present an oral presentation on the Capstone Project.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regards to information and information technology.
  • Analyze and evaluate course information critically and effectively.
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Upper Division Courses

CAP 2401 Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement Capstone Coures

Credits : 3

The Undergraduate Capstone Project requires the student to integrate their degree program Learning Objectives with a workplace or professional environment. This terminal course provides the student with the opportunity to demonstrate their ability to synthesize and apply the knowledge and skills acquired to real-world situations. The student will use either their workplace or organizational environment, or select an organization of their choosing, which will allow them to assimilate their educational knowledge relative to a real-world organization. This final project should affirm the student’s ability to think critically and creatively, to solve practical problems, and to demonstrate mastery and application of learned skills.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Assess course concepts and objectives critically and competently through continued interactive dialogue with fellow Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Research, investigate, and select a Capstone Project Topic and Organization appropriate demonstrating mastery your degree program Learning Outcomes.
  • Evaluate and formally document current progress in developing Capstone Project paper relative to integrating project assumptions with specific degree program Learning outcomes
  • Develop and present a professionally researched, investigated, and detailed Capstone Project paper that demonstrates mastery of the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Produce an ethically responsible, professionally researched, investigated, and detailed final project that demonstrates the Learner has appropriately acquired and mastered the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Successfully present an oral presentation on the Capstone Project.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regards to information and information technology.
  • Analyze and evaluate course information critically and effectively.
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Elective Courses

Lower Division Courses

CAP 2401 Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement Capstone Coures

Credits : 3

The Undergraduate Capstone Project requires the student to integrate their degree program Learning Objectives with a workplace or professional environment. This terminal course provides the student with the opportunity to demonstrate their ability to synthesize and apply the knowledge and skills acquired to real-world situations. The student will use either their workplace or organizational environment, or select an organization of their choosing, which will allow them to assimilate their educational knowledge relative to a real-world organization. This final project should affirm the student’s ability to think critically and creatively, to solve practical problems, and to demonstrate mastery and application of learned skills.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Assess course concepts and objectives critically and competently through continued interactive dialogue with fellow Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Research, investigate, and select a Capstone Project Topic and Organization appropriate demonstrating mastery your degree program Learning Outcomes.
  • Evaluate and formally document current progress in developing Capstone Project paper relative to integrating project assumptions with specific degree program Learning outcomes
  • Develop and present a professionally researched, investigated, and detailed Capstone Project paper that demonstrates mastery of the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Produce an ethically responsible, professionally researched, investigated, and detailed final project that demonstrates the Learner has appropriately acquired and mastered the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Successfully present an oral presentation on the Capstone Project.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regards to information and information technology.
  • Analyze and evaluate course information critically and effectively.
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Upper Division Courses

CAP 2401 Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement Capstone Coures

Credits : 3

The Undergraduate Capstone Project requires the student to integrate their degree program Learning Objectives with a workplace or professional environment. This terminal course provides the student with the opportunity to demonstrate their ability to synthesize and apply the knowledge and skills acquired to real-world situations. The student will use either their workplace or organizational environment, or select an organization of their choosing, which will allow them to assimilate their educational knowledge relative to a real-world organization. This final project should affirm the student’s ability to think critically and creatively, to solve practical problems, and to demonstrate mastery and application of learned skills.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Assess course concepts and objectives critically and competently through continued interactive dialogue with fellow Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Research, investigate, and select a Capstone Project Topic and Organization appropriate demonstrating mastery your degree program Learning Outcomes.
  • Evaluate and formally document current progress in developing Capstone Project paper relative to integrating project assumptions with specific degree program Learning outcomes
  • Develop and present a professionally researched, investigated, and detailed Capstone Project paper that demonstrates mastery of the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Produce an ethically responsible, professionally researched, investigated, and detailed final project that demonstrates the Learner has appropriately acquired and mastered the specific Learning Objectives of their degree program.
  • Successfully present an oral presentation on the Capstone Project.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regards to information and information technology.
  • Analyze and evaluate course information critically and effectively.
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