Criminal Justice Program

BPCC offers the Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice degree with specialized courses of study in the following areas:

  • law enforcement,
  • corrections, and
  • a concentration in medicolegal death investigation.

Graduates receive a total of 60 hours of college credit for completion of coursework required for the degree. Criminal Justice courses taken at BPCC may count toward a baccalaureate degree at colleges and universities electing to accept the transferred course(s).

Bossier Parish Community College is one of a few community colleges in the United States offering the Medicolegal Death Investigation class and concentration.

The Criminal Justice Program also offers a Technical Diploma consisting of 45 hours of college credit and the following Certificates of Technical Studies consisting of 30 hours of college credit.

  • Criminal Investigation
  • Corrections
  • Police Procedures
  • Police/Community Relations

Benefits of the Criminal Justice Program

  • Degree can be completed entirely online or by taking on-campus courses.
  • Career advancement
  • Specialized training
  • BPCC welcomes out-of-state students