Best Affordable Online Criminal Justice Bachelor's Degree
Comprehensive national online learning surveys from Get Educated reveal the top 25 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 25 "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.
Most Affordable: Western Carolina University ~ $17,294
Most Expensive: Roosevelt University ~ $85,800
Costs were valid at the time of collection (Spring 2014).
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. Each online degree ranking list is calculated every two years. The next online criminal justice bachelor's degree rankings will be undertaken in Spring 2016.