North Carolina Central University’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice major will provide you with an understanding of the criminal justice system, its agencies, personnel, and historical foundation. Through both classroom and field experience, you will be prepared for a responsible position in criminal justice and related agencies.

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The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice at North Carolina Central University is certified by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS). In addition to taking core courses in criminal justice, students will choose a concentration in law enforcement, corrections, juvenile justice, or homeland security.

  • Law Enforcement
  • Counterterrorism
  • Homeland Security
  • Criminology
  • Forensic Science
  • Corrections

Estimated Tuition and Fees Per Credit Hour

*Please note: Tuition & Fees are subject to change*

Minimum GPA: 2.25 (1st Degree) and 2.0 (2nd Degree)

Protocol for Student Internship Liability Insurance

Criminal Justice Academic Advisement Forms for New and Continuing Students

Admission Requirements


Application Deadline:

  • July 15th – Fall Admission deadline
  • November 15th – Spring Admission deadline

Dr. Pia Duncan, Program Coordinator and Advisor (A-L)
Telephone: (919) 530-5205
Main Office: (919) 530-6280
Email: and

Jennifer Wiley, Advisor (M-Z)
Telephone: (919) 530-6474

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