Walden University’s B.S. in Criminal Justice program is designed to help you gain the skills and knowledge you need to prepare for a career in law enforcement, the justice system, corrections, homeland security, and social services—and to change your world and the world of those around you.

The program blends contemporary theory on the nature, extent, and cause of crime with the study of national and international criminal justice practices. Your learning is supported through coursework and a final capstone project.

Plus, in this online criminal justice degree program, you will use the latest interactive media, including lifelike, computer-generated scenarios from crime scenes.

You will also apply criminal justice theories to current issues as you gain perspective in these vitally important areas:

  • Civic engagement, social responsibility, and global awareness
  • Collection and analysis of data across organizations
  • Teamwork and communication

Find detailed information for this program, including possible occupations, completion rate, program costs, and median student loan debt.

  • Grants and tuition reductions available.

  • Assess Your Prior Learning

    Walden offers you the chance to assess your prior learning experiences for credit toward your undergraduate degree.

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    Walden’s AIM degree option provides you the opportunity to work toward your master’s degree while completing your undergraduate studies.

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