Online Education at Portland State University
Portland State University, Oregon's largest university, is a nationally acclaimed leader in community-based learning. 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." Reflecting the educational philosophy of the university, you will have ample opportunity to apply your new skills and knowledge in your community. In addition, you receive the same prestigious Portland State University degree as students who attend classes on our campus.
The Degree You Always Wanted is Within Your Reach - Right Now
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. The Criminology and Criminal Justice degree provides you with a rich base of knowledge about crime, criminals, victims, and the criminal justice system.
Your chances for career advancement, increased financial compensation and leadership opportunities can be enhanced by earning a bachelor's degree.
This bachelor's degree may be used to meet undergraduate requirements for law school admission or a master's degree and offers a cross-functional link to related fields such as legal, public policy, social work or current military personnel transitioning to a civilian workforce.
We take the worry and hassle out of distance learning with six levels of unprecedented support from your enrollment advisor, professors, course facilitators, program manager, e-learning help desk, and student services.
Our program is designed to maximize flexibility and meet the needs of working professional adults.