Questions? 800-448-5233

Our Individually Designed Education for Adult Learners Program (IDEAL) allows adult learners to design a program of independent study experiences and online courses that fit their needs. They can study distance learning criminal justice whenever and wherever it is convenient for them.

BS Sociology/Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice is a growth area in the contemporary job market. Averett’s program allows students to prepare themselves for entry into any of hundreds of criminal justice occupations available today. The curriculum provides an excellent background for becoming a lawyer, police officer, crime scene investigator, probation and parole officer, or special agent for the F.B.I. and other agencies. The curriculum in Criminal Justice offers the opportunity to examine the areas of criminal law, prisons, court processes and procedures, the Constitution, and police procedures.

How It Works

Click the link above to learn more about how the IDEAL Program works, who can apply, and tuition assistance.

Want to learn more about independent study and online options through IDEAL?

Request more information to get started!

Or apply for the IDEAL Program now and start down the road to your goals.

Register by July 28th to start
IDEAL Classes August 23rd

Next session starts August 23rd
  1. Jul28 Application Deadline
  2. Aug23 Program Start Date
How to Choose an Online Program

Learn More

Ask a Question

We're here to help

Chat Live