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:
- To produce trained personnel for all parts of the criminal justice system, and its related fields
- 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
- To create a better understanding between the public and the criminal justice system
- To provide a complete education in criminal justice for graduates who choose to pursue masters, doctoral and law degrees after graduation