2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    May 19, 2019  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice Management and Administration (AIM) - BS in Criminal Justice


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Criminal justice leaders require a deep understanding of their roles as administrators of diverse and complex organizations. Built in the Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM)  option, the Criminal Justice Management and Administration concentration is for more senior criminal justice professionals who are looking to advance their career by taking graduate level courses toward receiving their master’s. This concentration focuses on aspects of leadership and management, organizational culture, change management, and financial practices crucial to managing scarce funds in the public sector.

Degree Requirements


  • 181 total quarter credits
  • General education  courses (46 cr.)*
  • Core courses (45 cr.)
  • Concentration courses (20 cr.)
  • Elective courses (65 cr.)
  • Capstone course (5 cr.)

*Click here for required general education courses by program.

Concentration Curriculum


Electives (65 cr.)


Choose 13 courses from general education , BS in Criminal Justice, or other Walden bachelor’s degree programs. Elective credits should total 65 to meet the program requirements. At least 5 credits must be at the 3000, 4000, or 5000 level. Students may also be eligible to transfer previous credit to meet their elective requirements.