University Without Walls Criminal Justice Studies

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Take the lead in public safety.

Finish your degree with a focus in criminal justice online with UMass UWW ®.

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Want to make the world a safer place? Start with your community—and a degree with a focus in criminal justice online. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the addition of nearly a million new jobs in police and detective work through 2026.* Demand for well-educated public safety and security professionals remains steady as security concerns grow in scope and complexity.

Take the lead in public safety and finish your bachelor’s degree online with a focus in criminal justice studies through the UMass Amherst University Without Walls (UWW).

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, on the Internet, (viewed online March 5, 2019). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.

 

Flexible & focused

Our online interdisciplinary studies let you choose from a range of academic fields with a focus on criminal justice.

Transfer-friendly

Transfer in or earn up to 105 credits for prior learning and credit for work experience, accelerating your online degree completion and saving time and money.

Career-ready

Channel your interest in criminal justice in a variety of directions, from police and detective work to victim services, and more.