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Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

Ohio University's Bachelor of Criminal Justice degree offered by University College is an online program designed for associate degree graduates who want to further their education and advance their careers. Learn how to enforce the law using theories and research in criminal behavior, police decision-making processes, punishment, and the criminal justice system in the U.S.

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Admission Requirements

A conferred associate degree in the criminal justice field from a two-year technical degree program (90 or more quarter hours or 60 or more semester hours) from a regionally accredited community college, regional campus, technical college, or university. A minimum of 24 hours from the associate degree must be in a technical field

This degree is designed exclusively for students who have previously completed an associate’s degree program in a technical area related to criminal justice, such as law enforcement, corrections technology, police administration, legal assisting, or human services.

Combined grade point average (g.p.a) of 2.0 or higher.

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Online and Distance Education is Affordable

Ohio University maintains its commitment to an accessible education through affordable tuition. Academic programs are offered at specific rates in accordance with its campus offerings.

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Many Credits Transfer

At OHIO, your previous coursework may apply toward an online bachelor’s degree.

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