Bachelor of Science in Police Studies
Eastern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Police Studies program is designed for individuals interested in entering law enforcement or for current officers wanting to advance their careers.  The curriculum focuses on society’s response to crime through policing while blending academic and professional preparation.  Students study topics such as contemporary policing strategies, crime patterns, technology, and ethics while gaining the analytical, conflict resolution, and critical thinking skills required to become successful officers, community representatives, and effective change agents.


  • High school diploma and 2.5 GPA OR
  • ACT composite score of 20 or SAT combined verbal/critical reading score of 950 or higher OR
  • 24 hours of transfer credits from a regionally accredited institution and a 2.0 GPA

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges