Bachelor's of Science in Criminal Justice
Criminal Justice is John Jay's College largest major. It provides a broad understanding of the major components of the criminal justice system. It will interest students who plan careers in various law enforcement, judicial, or correctional agencies at the local, state, or federal level. It also provides an academic foundation for students who plan to attend graduate or professional schools. The Bachelor of Science degree differs from the Bachelor of Arts degree because of its emphasis on the institutions of criminal justice, particularly the police, courts and corrections.
Bachelor's of Science in Police Studies
The Police Studies major is designed for students who intend to pursue careers in law enforcement or who currently serve as law enforcement professionals in operations, management, teaching or research. The major is also appropriate for students who plan to attend graduate or professional school.