Getting your criminal justice degree online currently requires a total of 45 hours consisting of 30 hours of core courses and 15 hours in either an academic or practical* track. Anyone majoring in Criminal Justice must also complete all other courses required by the university as well as a minor area of study. Some of the minors commonly taken by Criminal Justice Majors are: Criminology, Sociology, Accounting, Cybersecurity, Social Work, Social Rehabilitation and Treatment, Psychology, Political Science, Computer Science, Foreign Language, and Anthropology (not all minors listed are available completely online without prior coursework).
*Practical track requires Law Enforcement Academy credit.
Students interested in the following fields: Federal Law Enforcement, Corrections and Related Services, State Law Enforcement, Security, Local Police.