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Discover Our Justice Administration Degree Program

Law enforcement, corrections, and other criminal justice professionals face challenges every day, from imminent physical danger to issues of politics, ethics, and personal judgment. The growing demands of this challenging profession make a Justice Administration bachelor's degree imperative for success in the field. When you earn your bachelor's degree in Justice Administration from DeVry University, choosing from four career-specific specializations, you'll gain the skills, knowledge, and experience needed to carry out the duties of a professional in corrections, digital forensicsemergency management, homeland security studies or policing and take advantage of Justice Administration career opportunities in these fields.

Whether you're looking to begin or advance your career in Justice Administration, a bachelor's degree program in Justice Administration will help you execute your duties successfully and prepare you for leadership.

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Degree: Bachelor of Science in Justice Administration (in New York, Bachelor of Professional Studies in Justice Administration)

Requirements: 8 full-time semesters, 122 credit hours

Degree Specialization Options: We offer four specializations within the Justice Administration degree program. Students dedicate at least 15 credit hours of their coursework to their preferred specialization.

Learn at A Local Campus, Online or Both

You can choose to earn your degree in a variety of ways, either by attending classes online via our online degree programs, on campus or a combination of both. Find the DeVry locations nearest you.

Please note that degree program and course availability varies by location. Some required coursework may be available online only.

Related Programs


Consider a Criminal Justice specialization as part of the bachelor's degree program in Technical Management through the College of Business and Management, or a Computer Forensics specialization as part of the bachelor's degree program in Computer Information Systems.

Graduate Success

From career-focused programs to our results-driven career services team, our focus is on preparing you for your chosen career.The proof is in the numbers. In 2013, 90% of DeVry University Justice Administration graduates actively seeking employment had careers in their field within six months of graduation at an average salary of $30,142.*


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* Figure based on 2013 graduates self-reporting data to DeVry University Career Services who were employed at graduation or actively seeking employment in their field after graduation. Does not include graduates who were not actively seeking employment, as determined by DeVry University Career Services, or who did not report data on employment status to DeVry University Career Services.