Most affordable online bachelor's criminal justiceThe 27 Best Affordable Online Criminal Justice Bachelor's

Comprehensive national online learning surveys from Get Educated reveal the top 27 Best Buys for an affordable criminal justice bachelor's degree from online colleges across the U.S. The national rankings include online degree majors in justice, legal studies, police studies, security and homeland security.

The Get Educated rankings list features 27 "Best Buy" online criminal justice bachelor degrees—all costing under $47,000.

These online college degree rankings were calculated by analyzing tuition and online learning fees at 43 regionally accredited online criminal justice schools that offer 57 bachelor degrees in the career areas of criminal justice, homeland security, law and legal studies.

This is an objective ranking list of the most affordable online bachelor degrees. Colleges do not pay to be listed in these rankings. Real cost data—not ad dollars—determine who makes any Get Educated Best Buy list. To appear on a ranking list, the degrees profiled must objectively cost less than the average cost of all the online degrees reviewed in the comprehensive data set.

Average cost: $46,966
Most Affordable: Western Carolina University ~ $17,294
Most Expensive: Roosevelt University ~ $85,800

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Costs were valid at the time of collection (Spring 2014).
 

Most Affordable Online Bachelor's in Criminal Justice

 

Rankings Note: These online college rankings are based on a Get Educated Spring 2014 review of regionally accredited criminal justice bachelor's degree online programs. Tuition and fees stated were valid at the time of collection and are specific to the online learning program. Profiles for each online bachelors degree programs in our directory may reflect a slightly different cost based on different editorial update schedules.

The published cost is an estimated sticker price for the entire degree and typically reflects the most affordable online degree option. Actual costs vary by student. Factors such as transfer credits, prerequisite courses, professional licensing and financial aid availability will affect final cost. 

Editorial Note: Online colleges do NOT pay to be included in any Get Educated online degree rankings survey. These best online college rankings are editorially independent, open to any regionally accredited or candidate college that offers a bachelor’s degree that is available at least 80 percent through online learning and that is open to enrollment by the public. If your online college is regionally accredited and not currently reviewed by Get Educated, please contact us for inclusion.

Rank
School / Degree
Cost
Notes
1
Western Carolina University (NC)
Cost
Note
$17,294
Resident
$56,202
Others
2
Fort Hays State University (KS)
Cost
Note
$22,568
3
Indiana University Online (IN)
Cost
Note
$25,432
Resident
$36,222
Others
4
Thomas Edison State University (NJ)
Cost
Note
$27,452
Resident
$40,212
Others
$27,452
Military
5
Cost
Note
$27,672
Resident
$51,552
Others
6
Cost
Note
$29,400
7
Missouri Southern State University (MO)
Cost
Note
$29,413
Resident
$50,890
Others
8
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American Public University System (WV)
Cost
Note
$32,250
9
University of Maryland-University College (MD)
Cost
Note
$32,760
Resident
$61,680
Others
10
Cost
Note
$33,000
11
Old Dominion University (VA)
Cost
Note
$34,200
12
Metropolitan State University (MN)
Cost
Note
$35,099
13
Cost
Note
$36,240
Resident
$45,000
Others
14
Cost
Note
$36,960
15
Bemidji State University (MN)
Cost
Note
$37,196
16
New Mexico State University (NM)
Cost
Note
$37,658
Resident
$109,248
Others
17
Cost
Note
$39,120
Resident
$111,600
Others
18
Cost
Note
$42,300
19
Cost
Note
$42,616
Resident
$91,816
Others
20
University of Wisconsin-Platteville (WI)
Cost
Note
$44,400
20
Upper Iowa University (IA)
Cost
Note
$45,360
22
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Cost
Note
$46,080
Resident
$46,656
Others
23
Limestone College (SC)
Cost
Note
$46,248
24
LeTourneau University (TX)
Cost
Note
$46,800
25
Bellevue University (NE)
Cost
Note
26
Park University (MO)
Cost
Note
27
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Utica College (NY)
Cost
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