Bachelor’s in Criminology and Criminal Justice
The online Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice program from Lindenwood University explores the extent, nature, and causes of crime, as well as the functions of the criminal justice system. The core of the program focuses on the role of the police, courts, and corrections and how these agencies serve the victim, the offender, and the community.
As you learn relevant statistics and research methods, you will develop an understanding of how crime is measured and its related theories. Our online criminal justice degree program teaches you how crime is defined, its trends and patterns, and the development and evolution of criminal law. In addition, you will explore how criminological theories are applied to public policy and practice.
Throughout the duration of the program, you will learn from criminology and criminal justice faculty who are experienced professionals connected to the community.
Program at a Glance
Cost per Credit
Being an online student doesn’t mean that you will sacrifice access to the tools, resources, support, and community that you would have through a traditional on-campus program. In fact, you will still get the college experience — just at an affordable price from the comfort of your home.
Transfer up to 90 Credits
Complete your degree even faster by transferring credits from your previous learning experiences. Save time and money on your education!
Achieve your learning goals at the pace you set through our flexible online degree format.
Our full-service team of enrollment counselors, transfer specialists, tuition planners, and academic advisers are here to offer individualized support throughout your online learning experience to help you achieve your degree program milestones.
From instructors rooted in real-world expertise to coursework that aligns with practices in the field, your degree program will connect classroom with your career through immersive, experiential learning in your area of interest.
Why Choose Lindenwood University Online?
Since 1832, Lindenwood University has served students worldwide with affordable, high-quality academic programs providing real experience and real success. After nearly 200 years of academic excellence, Lindenwood is committed to a set of core values, including integrity, dedication, excellence, creativity, and community.
We evolve our online degree programs to reflect the latest in academic research and innovation and to meet the top standards of higher education.
We are committed to offering our students studying online low tuition rates on top of multiple ways to save on your education.
Our programs align curriculum to industry realities from experienced instructors who share real-world insights.
We employ experts who are dedicated to helping our students with financial aid planning, enrollment counseling, tutoring services, and more.
We are committed to helping you succeed.
Throughout each step of your online degree program, you will receive support. From enrollment and tuition planning to staying on the right track, your support team is there to ensure your success.