Norwich University

About Norwich University

Complete your criminal justice bachelor’s degree in less than two years from an institution rooted in the nation’s history, combining a rich legacy with a track record of success.
At Norwich University, we’re looking for working adults, like you, with a strong desire to advance their careers, serve their communities, and enrich their lives. Our online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program, in keeping with our nearly 200 year history of academic excellence and innovation, delivers readily applicable knowledge and skills while giving students with busy schedules the flexibility they need to succeed.

Tailored to Meet Your Needs
We offer a minor in Intelligence & Security Management that familiarizes students with the intelligence and national security policy issues facing private and government organizations. Our highly knowledgeable faculty brings current, real-world experience and mentorship to the classroom, helping to further develop your critical thinking, decision making and leadership skills.

Through Norwich’s criminal justice program you can:

• Complete your bachelor’s degree in as little as two years.
• Incorporate your professional experience into the classroom to enhance learning objectives.
• Gain deeper understanding of law enforcement, intelligence and security practices through theory and applied coursework.
• Join the Norwich family: an alumni community that’s well-connected in the public service field.

    Credit for Prior Learning
    Norwich University values your experience. To help accelerate the completion of your bachelor’s degree, we’ll evaluate your prior learning and career training to determine how it may be applied towards your degree. You could earn academic credits from:

    • Previous college coursework
    • On-the-job training
    • Military training (JST credits)
    • CLEP (College Level Examination Program) exams
    • Certifications

    Online Advantage
    Pursuing your Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice online at Norwich University allows you to enhance your knowledge and skills without interrupting your career. You can start the program at three points throughout the year: January, May, or September.

    Our cutting-edge online learning environment allows you to complete coursework at your own pace each week while facilitating individual engagement, deep learning, networking, peer support and one-on-one contact with faculty and support staff. Classrooms are highly interactive, connected to extensive learning online resources, and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time.

    Norwich University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. Our online bachelor’s degree completion programs were named one of the best by U.S. News & World Report in its 2015 rankings of online programs.