2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    Oct 21, 2019  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Self-Designed - BS in Criminal Justice


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The Self-Designed concentration allows students to select the best course options in order to tailor the degree to their specific career goals and needs.

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


Concentration Courses (20 cr.)


Students select four courses from any other BS in Criminal Justice concentration.

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.