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Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice

Program Details

Be the leader you know you can be.

The demand for public safety and security professionals with superior education and training has never been greater. At UMass UWW, you can finish your bachelor's degree 100% online with a focus in criminal justice studies and position yourself for career advancement and success.


Minimum admissions requirements are: 12 credits of college course work (a composition course is strongly recommended) and a 2.00 GPA. You have not already earned a bachelor's degree from a U.S. college or university. 

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education


The University of Massachusetts Amherst is presently not accepting applications or registrations for online courses, degrees or certificate programs from residents of Alabama, Arkansas and Oregon.