This degree completion program is offered with classes taking place on the Rowan University Camden Campus. It is intended for those who have completed their Associate’s degree and wish to pursue the Bachelor of Arts in Law & Justice. The Rowan University Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Law & Justice (LAWJ) degree offers students solid academic preparation in criminal law and the criminal justice system with an interdisciplinary approach to coursework that enhances critical thinking, reasoning, writing, and logic skills. It prepares students for professional careers in four major areas: law enforcement and security services, court services, corrections, and human services. The program also offers students the rigorous preparation necessary to eventually pursue graduate studies and professional school programs.
Rowan University requires the completion of 120 semester hours (30 s.h. must be at Rowan University) of approved general education and major coursework in order to graduate with a bachelor’s degree. The B.A. in Law & Justice degree completion program is a full-time program offered on the Rowan University Camden Campus only, that provides students with 36 of the required semester hours in the major.
The following courses are offered on the Rowan University Camden Campus and make up the B.A. in Law & Justice degree completion program. The courses listed here are not official and are subject to change. For an official list of available courses please visit the Section Tally.
Note: The courses listed above are not official and are subject to change. For an official list of available courses please visit the Rowan Global section tally.
The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the Rowan Global Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.
Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)
Associate’s Degree or 24 semester hours of transferable college credits
Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
Start Dates & Application Deadlines
The chart below details available entry terms for the B.A. in Law and Justice Studies at Camden program as well as corresponding application deadlines. Submitting the Application Form is only the first step to beginning the admission process. All of the required materials listed above must be received on or before the application completion deadline for your desired entry term to be considered for admission to that term. We encourage you to complete the application form and begin submitting your materials at least one month before the deadline indicated.
Tuition & Costs
Per Semester Hour
Students enrolled in 13 or more semester hours will pay a flat rate of $5,806.63. Students enrolled in 18 or more semester hours will pay $378.50 per semester hour in addition to the flat rate.
Alumni of RCBC or RCGC click here for details regarding the tuition rate.
Note: This rate applies to academic year 2018/2019 and is subject to change.