Bachelor in Science in Criminal Justice
McNeese State University

Program Details

Professionals have the opportunity to transfer into this bachelor’s program at McNeese State or work in partnership with select Louisiana community colleges to earn the online Criminal Justice degree in its entirety. Coursework is offered in 7-week sessions to provide added flexibility for adult learners.

Begin a career in:

  • Homeland security
  • Legal assistant
  • Law enforcement
  • Court systems
  • Community organizations
  • Corrections
  • Investigations


  • Bachelor completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Transferable associate degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution OR minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on all college-level academic courses, eligible to return to the institution from which you are transferring, and proof of readiness for college-level English

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

May not be authorized in some states.