Our online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program provides students with an understanding of criminal offenses and the criminal justice process. As society grows, so does the need for criminal justice professionals with an understanding of how and why criminal behavior occurs.
The program is offered 100% online and students may enroll in the spring, summer, or fall semester. It typically takes students four years to complete the degree. Whether you are interested in careers in criminal justice, crime prevention, child behavioral problems, adolescent delinquency, or effective intervention, this degree is extremely valuable, as the program stresses an interdisciplinary study of criminal justice in America.
The online Bachelor in Criminal Justice program is ideal for those who seek to advance in a career in law enforcement. A degree in criminal justice can be key to finding leadership positions in the field, while being involved in the community and ensuring that justice and fairness are served. Our program features a comprehensive curriculum with classes spanning the breadth of criminal justice and criminology. Ultimately, this online program prepares graduates to become leaders in criminal justice settings, policy reform and law enforcement.
UC’s criminal justice program consistently ranks among the top Criminal Justice Schools by US News & World Report.
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Yes. The vast majority of our students work throughout their time in their academic program. It is important to assess course load and financial aid to understand how to balance school and working.
If possible, students may cut down on their work hours during a clinical portion of a program.
No. your degree will be conferred by the University of Cincinnati, which will also be reflected on your transcripts and degree.
Yes. Many of our students qualify for some type of financial aid.
Sources of aid:
No. You must choose one program to apply for in any given semester.
Classes are asynchronous; some classes are in a 7-week format some are in a 14-week format.
The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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