Stay Ahead of Criminals

The Strayer criminal justice bachelor's degree combines the traditional study of criminology and criminal behavior with practical, modern skills like crime mapping, report writing, forensics, and using technology to solve crimes.

When you earn your criminal justice bachelor’s degree online you’ll have the skills to work in fraud detection, juvenile crime, computer forensics, or any one of several other specialties.

In the Bachelor of Criminal Justice program, you’ll explore the impact of criminal behavior on society; examine how police, courts, corrections, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security work to prevent and control adult and juvenile crime; and apply insight and analysis from various disciplines to detect, prevent, solve and prosecute crimes. You’ll also develop crucial interpersonal and problem-solving skills, including communication, information literacy, abstract thinking, and critical analysis.

Choose a concentration to customize your degree