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Program at a Glance

Program at a Glance

Type
Online Bachelor's
College
Community Innovation and Education
120 Credit Hours
$179.19 per credit hour
$383.86 per credit hour
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Protect and serve communities, from your hometown to the world at large.

Society relies on the criminal justice system to ensure its members are protected. Professionals with an academic background in criminal justice play a critical role in maintaining order, solving crimes and maintaining safe, vibrant communities.

When you earn your B.A. or B.S. in Criminal Justice through UCF Online, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the justice system. Through a rich selection of hands-on, interactive training and online coursework you’ll learn about the history of crime in America, how to conduct research and analyze data, the details of prosecution under the law and more.

Through UCF Online, you’ll be prepared to work within the local, county, state or federal justice agencies, private organizations or a related field. Additionally, you’ll be well-qualified to pursue graduate work in criminal justice or related disciplines, deepening your understanding so you can show up as a leader. Get started today and earn your B.A. or B.S. in Criminal Justice.

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Career Opportunities

  • corrections officer
  • crime scene investigator
  • FBI agent
  • forensic science technician
  • homicide detective
  • immigration and customs enforcement agent
  • law enforcement officer