Online Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice/Criminology

Change the way you approach law enforcement for the better. Earn a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice online at Maryville University, and learn to examine crime as a social phenomenon. Learn key theory and investigative skills under the guidance of expert faculty — all of which can prepare you to advance your career, enroll in the police academy, or pursue graduate studies.

We are currently accepting applications for Spring 2019 classes. Get started today and ask about our $1,000 scholarship offer, available to new students for a limited time.* 

  • Complete your coursework 100% online.
  • Graduate in less than 2 years (full-time) or less than 3.5 years (part-time) with eligible transfer credits.
  • Prepare to work in law enforcement, corrections, community services, government, and more.
  • Apply with no SAT or ACT entrance exams and no application fee.
  • Learn how criminal theory applies to real-world scenarios from our industry-experienced faculty.

Maryville meets high standards:

Maryville University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission — HLC

Ranked among “America’s Top Colleges” — Forbes, 2018

Kiplinger's Best College Values

Ranked among the best values in private colleges
Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, 2018

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