Ferris Statewide at Dowagiac

Criminal Justice - Generalist

Criminal Justice - Generalist
Bachelor of Science
Transfer Plan  · Catalog Listing

Mike McCaw
(616) 643-5738
MikeMcCaw@ferris.edu / schedule appointment

The Criminal Justice baccalaureate degree prepares you for a professional career in the Criminal Justice system in Michigan and throughout the country. 

This program offers small class sizes—usually between 15 to 30 students. Our degreed faculty members have extensive criminal justice experience and utilize a pragmatic approach to prepare you for a career in criminal justice. The most common positions for graduates of this program are: police officer, corrections officer, community correction officer, probation officer, detective, federal agent, and investigator for a multitude of public and private agencies and/or corporations.

Generalist Option: This option prepares you to seek federal, state, and/or local criminal justice agency employment or admission to law school or graduate school. This program gives you an education with a broad focus in Criminal Justice.