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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.
- 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.
- Gain credit for past or future Police Academy training, through select academies.