BS in Criminal Justice Management Business Skills for Criminal Justice Professionals


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Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

Combining your passion for business, leadership, and criminal justice into a degree program may be easier than you think! Liberty’s 100% online Bachelor of Science (BS) in Criminal Justice—Business Administration and Management degree seeks to equip students for administrative and supervisory roles in criminal justice agencies.

Throughout this program, you can gain a thorough understanding of the American criminal justice system. You’ll also explore core topics in business, accounting, and management. By combining this knowledge, you can pursue a wide variety of exciting careers.

Criminal justice agencies around the country need strong leaders who can manage resources, develop short- and long-term objectives, and inspire team members to achieve organizational goals. If that sounds like something you’d enjoy doing, our criminal justice and business management degree is for you!

Partner with us and prepare to launch your career in the criminal justice field!

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

At Liberty, we strive to live out Christ-like characteristics and to use the power of faith and education to transform people and the world. We don’t just offer degrees — we provide an opportunity for you to become a Champion for Christ in your chosen career path.

Balancing school and work may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. To help ensure your success, we’ve designed a 100% online criminal justice degree program. With 8-week courses and no set login times, you’ll have the flexibility to earn your degree from anywhere in the world.

As a criminal justice and business administration student, you’ll learn from seasoned professors with years of real-world experience. Our faculty are invested in your success and ready to help boost your criminal justice expertise.

Maybe you’re currently serving as a criminal justice professional and want to gain additional credentials. Or perhaps you’re looking to enter the job market for the first time. Either way, Liberty provides the affordable tuition rates, high-quality academics, and marketable credentials you need to pursue your career goals.

In this program, you’ll take several core courses in criminal justice. The topics you’ll study include juvenile justice, criminal law, law enforcement corrections, terrorism, the judicial process, and criminal investigations. With this knowledge, you can effectively fight criminal behavior and keep your community safe.

You can also strengthen your communication skills as you learn about criminal justice research and report writing. By examining the moral dilemmas that often arise in law enforcement, you can become equipped to navigate the challenges of the profession and serve with integrity. Through this program, you can prepare to take on many types of criminal justice administration jobs.

The business administration and management cognate dives into topics like financial accounting, organizational behavior, and business law. You’ll learn how to manage many aspects of an organization — from human capital to financial resources — in a way that promotes effectiveness and efficiency. With this knowledge, you can help ensure that criminal justice agencies fulfill their duty to protect and serve communities.

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Not sure what to choose?

Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.