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The mission of the criminal justice program is to prepare students for careers and further study in the three main substantive areas of criminal justice: policing, courts, and corrections.

The criminal justice program provides a Bachelor of Arts degree in criminal justice. The program is also appropriate for students who plan to attend graduate schools in criminal justice or law.

Online Program Benefits

  • 8-week courses for shortened time to degree.
  • Qualified candidates can earn up to 30 hours of prior learning credit.
  • Candidates with a Kentucky associate of arts degree and general education certification can complete this degree in as little as 18 months.

You're driven to protect and serve. We're driven to help you succeed. A military friendly College.

Graduate Profile

"The program's in-depth focus on legal analysis and critical thinking, coupled with its concentration on practical, hands-on experiences, gave me the tools I needed to shine as a criminal justice scholar and as a law student."

Casey McGowan '14
Emory University
School of Law
Casey McGowan