48 months
34500 USD/year
34500 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The B.A. in Criminology at University of Lynchburg prepares students for a career in criminology by teaching them sociology, history, psychology, political science, and international relations.


The Criminology program offered by University of Lynchburg gives students skills in quantitative research and opportunities for experiential learning through internships.


  • Federal Agent
  • Criminal Investigator/Detective
  • Police Officer/Deputy Sheriff/State Trooper
  • Intelligence Officer/Intelligence Analyst
  • Criminal Analyst
  • Crime Scene Officer/Technician
  • Federal or State Probation and Parole Officer
  • Park Ranger
  • Fish and Game Officer
  • Animal Control Officer
  • Corrections Officer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminology 
  • Juvenile Delinquency 
  • Criminal Justice Process
  • Comparative Criminal Justice
  • Victimology 
  • Law and Society
  • Women and Crime

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Official secondary school/high school transcripts
  • Certificate of Finance
  • Banker’s letter/bank statement
  • Letter of recommendation from a high school counselor, teacher, or someone who can speak to your ability to succeed at Lynchburg. 
  • A 250-500 word essay written on one of the following three topics: 1. Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you; 2. Discuss an issue of personal, local, national, or international concern and its importance to you; 3. Explain why you wish to pursue an education in the United States and what goals you have for yourself in taking on this endeavor. 
  • Copy of passport
  • Interview 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34500 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    34500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34500 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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