Justice Administration, Legal Studies Specialization, Legal Studies, B.A.

Program Locations

The Bachelor of Science in Justice Administration, Legal Studies is available at the following locations:

About this Program

The legal studies specialization within the administration of justice degree, is best suited for students wishing to pursue a career working in a police department, sheriff’s office, or local, state, or federal law enforcement agency.

The program takes a unique angle on the administration of justice degree through specialized studies. Courses include Administration of Justice, Preparation for Law School, Criminal Law, and many others.

Students participating in this program are also offered a wide range of hybrid classes, which allows them to complete coursework online and face-to-face while on campus. Students seeking an administration of justice degree, law enforcement specialization, must complete 30 semester hours in their major field, of which 24 must be upper-level credit.

Requirements

The Bachelor of Arts in Justice Administration, Legal  Studies Specialization requires 124 course hours. 30 hours of Justice Administration Law Enforcement courses are required.

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Faculty

The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences has a highly qualified and experienced faculty. 

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Careers

  • Anti-money laundering operations analyst
  • ATF agent
  • Bailiff
  • Background screening analyst
  • Computer forensic specialist
  • Conservation officer
  • Digital Forensics examiner
  • Federal Air Marshal
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation Agent
  • Homicide Detective

School of Behavioral & Social Sciences Events

September 19, 2019

Black Student Association:...

Join the Black Student Association as we welcome students (back to) to Wayland and the school year. We will talk about the organization and watch I...
6pm - 9pm, Gates Hall 208, Auditorium

October 1, 2019

President's Prayer Breakfast

President's Prayer Breakfast7:00am to 8:00am - SAMC (west side of the Trinity Building) 7:00am - Meal (need volunteers)7:30am - Prayer time.Conclu...
7am - 8am, SMAC

November 5, 2019

President's Prayer Breakfast

President's Prayer Breakfast7:00am to 8:00am - SMAC (west side of the Trinity Building) 7:00am - Meal (volunteers needed)7:30am - Prayer time.Conc...
7am - 8am, SMAC

December 3, 2019

President's Prayer Breakfast

President's Prayer Breakfast7:00am to 8:00am - SMAC (west side of the Trinity Building) 7:00am - Meal (volunteers needed)7:30am - Prayer time.Conc...
7am - 8am, SMAC

April 17, 2020

Honors Luncheon

Honors Luncheon - UC 211.Details to be sent later.
11:30am - 1:30pm, UC 211

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