The Bachelor of Science in criminal justice at Alderson Broaddus University offers a comprehensive look at all aspects of the law and how it affects communities and individuals. In this program, students learn to think critically about crime and are able to separate sense from nonsense regarding criminal justice issues, policies, and practices. Our program teaches students one of the most misunderstood topics in criminal justice, what works? Students are taught which crime-fighting strategies result in change and which ones fail. This program also teaches students how to investigate crimes, communicate criminal justice theories, why crime happens and what causes it, apply ethical behavior, and explain laws. Our criminal justice program is committed to helping students realize their career goals of working to improve justice in society.