The online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice offered by American Public University attracts professionals like you seeking advanced law enforcement education with a primary focus on criminology, investigations, law, and community relations.
A wide range of course offerings includes juvenile issues, origins of crime, criminal behavior, corrections and incarceration, investigative procedures and techniques, and forensics. Concentrations such as Maritime Law Enforcement or Organizational Law Enforcement Leadership bring additional areas of focus.
Designed in consultation with industry advisory councils, the curriculum keeps pace with emergent practices to offer relevancy to today’s criminal justice industry. APU’s criminal justice programs are among the most popular at the university, bringing you peer interaction with an expanded network of criminal justice professionals dedicated to safeguarding their communities and nation. Highly credentialed and experienced instructors – many who have served as legal counsel, sheriffs, police chiefs, and military and homeland security leaders – teach courses in this program.
This program is offered in two modalities: a standard classroom option or the Momentum™ competency-based option.
Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.
- Maritime Law Enforcement
- Organizational Law Enforcement Leadership