Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
American Public University System

Program Details

Prepare for a career in law enforcement or advance your career with the skills and knowledge gained from this online Criminal Justice bachelor degree. Graduates can pursue professions such as criminologist, agent, or investigator in various organizations.

Classes examine US law enforcement, criminology, investigations, law, and community relations. Students have the ability to interact with peers and criminal justice professionals. Graduates will be knowledgeable in the areas of criminal justice theories, concepts, operations, practices, and processes.

Four tracks are available to students within this major:

  • General
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Maritime Law Enforcement
  • Organizational Law Enforcement Leadership

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • College Readiness Assessment is waived for students with 9 or more college credits.