Portland State University has the largest undergraduate and graduate enrollment in the state of Oregon. Founded in 1946, this public research university offers Bachelors and Masters degree programs as well as Doctorates in 17 fields, with fully online options in several areas, including criminal justice, systems engineering, an online MBA program, certificate programs and more.
Portland State encourages its students to become self-motivated and self-disciplined while enrolled in its varied online learning programs.
Portland State University is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (8060 165th Avenue N.E., Suite 100, Redmond, WA 98052; 425-558-4224).
Complete Your Bachelor's Degree In A Little Over A Year!
Portland State University's B.S. in Criminology and Criminal Justice is designed for current or future criminal justice professionals seeking the flexibility of an online bachelor degree. The online format of this program offers the same quality curriculum and learning experience as its campus-based counterpart. Students participate in dynamic courses that involve multimedia presentations, readings, discussion sessions, and other novel online assignments that promote community engagement. All of this happens in the context of an unprecedented level of support from instructors, teaching assistants, and academic advisors. Portland State University can prepare you for a rewarding Criminology and Criminal Justice career path. Whether you are looking to pursue a career in law enforcement, criminal justice or investigation, this degree is geared to provide you with the knowledge to succeed. Your chances for career advancement, increased financial compensation and leadership opportunities can be enhanced by earning a bachelor's degree.
In 2011, Portland State was ranked in U.S. News and World Report's “America's Best Colleges” and Princeton Review's “Best Colleges in the West”.
The Criminology and Criminal Justice degree provides you with a rich base of knowledge about crime, criminals, victims, and the criminal justice system.
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Northwest Association of Schools and of Colleges and Universities, Commission on Colleges and Universities
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Quarter Schedule (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer)
There is no on-campus requirement