Focus your criminal justice education in management and leadership
- Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
- Program length: 32 months
- Transfer up to 90 approved credits; 120 credits required for graduation
- 100% online classes you can take right at home
- Rolling admissions: start your degree when it’s right for you
- Qualified students can earn dual credit towards a Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Classes & curriculum details
This program provides students with a comprehensive academic knowledge of public safety; including criminology, law enforcement, corrections and the criminal justice system as well as the skills and techniques for supervision and management.
All classes are delivered online.
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Program availability varies by location
Required Courses in Criminal Justice
All courses, 48.00 semester credit hours, are required.
Required Courses in Supervision and Management
A minimum of 18.00 semester credit hours is required.
A minimum of 12.00 semester credit hours of open electives is required. A minimum of 3.00 semester credit hours must be at the 300- to 400 level. Qualified students will have the opportunity to elect to take masters-level courses as a part of the Dual-Credit Master of Business Administration (MBA).
Required Capstone or Internship
4.00 credit hours are required.
Required Courses in General Education
Students enrolled in this bachelor's degree must complete a minimum of 36.00 semester credit hours in general education distributed among the following disciplines. Refer to the General Education section of the catalog for specific information about courses within each discipline. 12.00 Semester Credit Hours in Communications 9.00 Semester Credit Hours in Humanities (must include 3 semester credit hours of cultural diversity) 6.00 Semester Credit Hours in Mathematics 3.00 Semester Credit Hours in Science 6.00 Semester Credit Hours in Social and Behavioral Sciences
Personal and Professional Development Courses
A minimum of 2.00 semester credit hours is required.
Save time and money by earning dual credit
Students enrolled in Herzing University’s Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Management and Leadership bachelor’s degree program can get a head start on earning a Master of Business Administration (MBA).
Qualifying undergraduate students may apply up to 12 credits toward an MBA degree.
HR graduates may choose one of several MBA concentrations, or consider our Dual Concentration option to add additional emphasis to your MBA credential.
32 months | 120 credits
$441 per credit
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*When student accepts awarded scholarship.
Tuition & Cost
With Herzing University, an affordable, career-focused education in criminal justice is within your reach. We are always striving to make college more affordable for everyone.
Opportunities for financial aid include:
Criminal Justice program enrollment prerequisites
Prerequisites to enroll in the Herzing University Criminal Justice bachelor’s degree program in Management and Leadership include:
- Completion of a U.S. high school diploma, GED or equivalent
- Meet and interview with a Herzing admissions advisor
- Complete an enrollment application
- Students seeking to enroll in the associate degree program will be required to meet special employment criteria prior to being admitted. For specific requirements please check with the Admissions Office.
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This program provides students with a comprehensive academic knowledge of public safety; including criminology, law enforcement, corrections and the criminal justice system, as well as the skills and techniques for supervision and management. This degree can also provide advancement opportunities for law enforcement personnel requiring a bachelor's degree when applying for or advancing within the profession. (Some states, including but not limited to Minnesota, require additional certification, licensing, and/or training academy completion to be eligible for employment in a law enforcement capacity.)
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Accreditation & Disclosures
Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.