Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
American Public University System

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice degree program provides students with sound knowledge in the areas of U.S. law enforcement, criminology, investigations, law, and community relations. A wide range of course offerings enable the learner to focus on any of the following areas:

  • Juvenile Issues
  • Causes of Crime & Criminal Behavior
  • Corrections & Incarceration
  • Investigative Procedures & Techniques
  • Leadership
  • Maritime Law
  • Forensics


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission