Bachelor of Criminal Justice

The Online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree prepares students for a life in public service and public safety. The program is delivered 100% online to provide flexibility for the working professional with short seven-week semesters for focused study.

The BS in Criminal Justice provides a foundation in understanding the principals, procedures, and philosophies that construct the American criminal justice system. Concentrations in law enforcement and crisis management provide a broad academic experience that will equip you with a marketable degree and skillset to improve your career and to better engage with our society. The Criminal Justice faculty members bring an array of relevant experience and knowledge as most currently serve or have served in criminal justice careers.

The Criminal Justice program is ideal for a working professional or a public servant currently employed full-time in law enforcement or public safety. The flexible course schedule and affordable tuition allow you to continue your career and education simultaneously.

To learn more about the criminal justice program request more information or start your free application today.

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McMurry Online Degrees Philosophy

We think McMurry is a special place, and we welcome you to our academic community. 

The online program builds on McMurry’s core values to create an online learning culture that promotes:

  • Critical thinking, scientific inquiry and academic dialogue based on foundational principles from Christian faith

  • Personal relationships that enable students and faculty to enjoy, challenge, and grow with peers in an academic community

  • A mindset that values lifelong learning

  • The knowledge and skills necessary to achieve excellence in personal and professional environments

  • A willingness to measure success through leadership and service to others in academic, career, civic, family, and faith communities

McMurry University Online Programs will:

  • Provide an education focused on developing the knowledge, skills and values that prepare you for a successful career

  • Help develop skills in communication, problem solving, data analysis, and collaboration to enhance performance and leadership

  • Provide a general education core that exposes you to a variety of disciplines and the connections between those disciplines

We hope you share these values and find our online “campus” a welcoming and challenging place where you can learn, meet new people, make connections, and achieve your goal of obtaining an undergraduate degree.