Criminal Justice Degrees

Criminal Justice Degrees

Welcome to the Criminal Justice Degrees for Police and Law Enforcement section on PoliceOne. Criminal Justice Degree programs can open up career opportunities in public safety, corrections, forensic science, investigation, and law enforcement. Here you'll find a comprehensive list of some of the top online Criminal Justice Degree Programs and education resources from industry leading colleges and universities. Get started today.

Education Programs

California Southern University Introduces Criminal Justice Program

Founded in 1978 to provide affordable education of exceptional quality to busy professionals, CalSouthern has added a comprehensive, cutting-edge criminal justice program to its selection of outstanding bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in business, psychology and law.  Subject areas include digital crime, terrorism response, forensic psychology, leadership, supervisory management, substance abuse, domestic relations, principles of investigation and the psychology of violence and trauma. Request info and learn more.

 

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Penn State Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice–100% online

Stay on the job while you start or advance your career with a respected credential — Homeland Security, Criminal Justice, or Public Administration — 100% online.

  • Earn the same degree as students on campus, but on your time — 100% online
  • Same tuition rate applies for in-state and out-of-state students
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Northwest University

Now You Can Earn Your Criminal Justice Degree. 100% Online.

Why should you get a criminal justice degree from NU?

We recognize that competitive advantage requires more than a diploma. It requires excellence and leadership. Whether you’re a police, corrections, or border patrol officer, our program is designed from the ground up to give you this advantage. 

• Highest Accreditation Possible 
• Graduate Quicker 
• Save Money
• 100% Online

Learn how a Criminal Justice Degree from Northwest University can give you the advantage.

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Columbia Southern University

Depending on your career goals and objectives, an online criminal justice degree at Columbia Southern University could meet your needs. Whether you are interested in pursuing an associate, bachelor, or master degree, CSU makes it easy to schedule classes around your current position or family situation.

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Norwich University

Join a nearly 200-year legacy of public service leaders.

Designed to meet the evolving needs of working adults, Norwich University's online bachelor's degree completion programs help forward-thinking students earn the credentials needed to advance their careers. Earn the prestige of a Norwich degree online in less than two years.

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Earn a Top Ranked Master’s Degree ONLINE from UC

Regionally accredited, affordable, and 100% online, UC is the highest ranked school offering an online master's degree in criminal justice. Learn from nationally recognized faculty in one of the most highly regarded CJ programs in the criminal justice field. 

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Tiffin University Online Criminal Justice Degrees

Tiffin University provides quality undergraduate and graduate criminal justice programs that are sound in concept, implemented by an experienced and devoted faculty, and prepared to serve those seeking a solid foundation in knowledge and skills required for gaining employment or seeking advancement in this growing field.

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Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice at University of the Incarnate Word

Founded in 1881, University of the Incarnate Word is the third largest private university in Texas committed to educational excellence. UIW Online & the Adult Degree Completion Program are tailored to busy adult students, offering an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with concentrations in Criminal Investigation, Digital Forensics, Juvenile Justice and Homeland Security and Counter Terrorism. Choose from convenient 100% online courses or in the classroom at one of our San Antonio or Corpus Christi locations. Benefits include FREE undergraduate textbooks, no academic fees, reduced tuition, 8-week classes, scholar-practitioner faculty and NO application fee!

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American Military University

From natural disasters to the threat of domestic or international terrorism, those who protect the public must be prepared for a variety of challenges. American Military University is a premier provider of accredited online education to public service professionals looking to take the next step in their careers. Take the next step and complete a no-fee application.

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Northwestern University Center for Public Safety

With thousands of former students engaged in law enforcement and traffic safety professions around the globe, NUCPS has earned the reputation as the worldwide leader in law enforcement professional development and education. At last count, more than 550 police chiefs, sheriffs and directors of state policing agencies currently serving in the United States are graduates of NUCPS.

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No GRE required. Affordable tuition. 100% online learning.

Whether you want to solve a crime, impact public policy, initiate change in people's lives or be on the forefront of innovative ideas in the field, Weber State's Master of Criminal Justice program can open endless career opportunities for you.

• Learn from faculty with decades of field experience who have a plethora of real-life examples and experiences to share.
• Finish in 12-18 months.
• Get your degree from a regionally accredited university known for its excellent teaching.

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California Coast University

California Coast University offers a challenging curriculum that allows students to integrate their professional or life experiences, previously completed academic work and specialized company or military training with CCU’s academic requirements to create a personalized program.  All degree programs are accredited and offered online.  Students can work at their own pace or graduate in as little as nine months.  Tuition is affordable and interest free. 

Law enforcement receives a 10% tuition discount and academic credit for POST!  Contact CCU today to find out how close you already are to completing your degree!   

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Boston University

Boston University’s Master of Criminal Justice online program was the first of its kind to launch online more than 10 years ago.  Today, we’re also the largest. Combine your personal integrity with the stature of graduating from BU, and there’s no telling the impact you can have on lives—starting with your own. 

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