Bachelor of Arts/Sciences in Criminal Justice2018-08-28T14:47:42+00:00

Online. Accredited. Affordable.

Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice










Yes! I want to explore a BA/BS in Criminal Justice with USD Online!

Please send me free info!

First Name*

Last Name*

Your Email*

Your Phone*

This information will be used to contact you through various means, which may include: phone, text messaging, and email, about the programs and services that are offered

The Flexible, 100% Online Degree for Your Career

Serve communities through justice and law enforcement with a degree in criminal justice.

The online criminal justice program from the University of South Dakota offers you a flexible and affordable bachelor’s degree to help advance your career. The program features a broad curriculum that is ideal for a variety of criminal justice professionals, from law enforcement and corrections, to private investigation and child welfare. You will learn from experienced faculty who have previously worked in criminal justice, providing you practical knowledge you can apply directly to your current or future career.

The program has four major focuses:

  1. To produce trained personnel for all parts of the criminal justice system, and its related fields
  2. To improve the understanding and ability of those currently working in the criminal justice field, as well as provide research and educational assistance to criminal justice agencies
  3. To create a better understanding between the public and the criminal justice system
  4. To provide a complete education in criminal justice for graduates who choose to pursue masters, doctoral and law degrees after graduation

The USD Advantage

  • 2018 Military Friendly Top 10 Award
  • U.S. News & World Report ranked Best Online program
  • Career Opportunities
  • Classes taught by same experienced professors as on campus
top 10 Military Friendly Schools 2018
Apply Now!

Where Criminal Justice Can Take You..

Our graduates work for a variety of agencies in numerous fields.

Career Median Salary
Law Enforcement (state or local) $61,600
Social Services $46,890
Corrections $42,820
Federal Government Services $54,570
Probation and Court Services $50,160
Private Sector $48,190









Yes! I want to explore a BA/BS in Criminal Justice with USD Online!

Please send me free info!

First Name*

Last Name*

Your Email*

Your Phone*