Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice / Crime & Criminal Investigations
Walden University

Program Details

The Crime and Criminal Investigations concentration of this online Criminal Justice degree is designed for law enforcement officers already working as a detective or those who want to become investigators and sergeants. Students will gain extensive knowledge about the criminal mind and the investigative process.

This program is available as either course-based or Tempo competency-based. The course-based format is instructor-led with a specific schedule. Tempo Learning is flexible and at your own pace. Students can choose whichever format works best for their situation.

Students will examine a range of topics including:

  • Criminal evidence and investigation
  • The criminal mind
  • Drugs, gangs, and organized crime
  • Terrorism

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:
    • 21 years of age or older
    • Less than 21 years of age with 60 quarter credit hours
    • Active member of the military or a veteran with documentation of service
    • Concurrently enrolled in an approved partner institution with an articulation agreement with Walden

Restricted States

Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota