48 months
Duration
279 USD/credit 12555 USD/year
279 USD/credit 12555 USD/year
279 USD/credit 12555 USD/year
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About

The Criminology and Criminal Justice (Online) degree from Portland State University is a comprehensive study of crime, justice, crime prevention, and the factors that contribute to criminal behavior. 

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Overview

Students can choose to complete their Criminology & Criminal Justice Bachelor’s degree either on-campus or through our fully online program.

The Criminology and Criminal Justice (Online) degree from Portland State University   offers the same degree and same faculty, with the same focus on building student's knowledge and skills to be successful in leadership positions in a wide range of crime prevention and criminal justice-related careers.

At PSU’s Criminology and Criminal Justice online program, you are not an online student. You are a criminology and criminal justice student who learns online.

Career

The criminology and criminal justice degree foster skills that are sought after in the field and that drive hiring and promotion decisions.

Career opportunities can span from politics to business, investigations, law enforcement agencies, nonprofit leadership, and beyond. Apply your knowledge and skillset to become a leader in whatever area you choose.

Jobs in criminology and criminal justice include police officers, deputies, probation/parole officers, correctional officers, private security, prosecutors, defense attorneys, judges, magistrates and legal assistants, victim advocates, case managers, federal law enforcement, policy, and crime analysts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Policing in America
  • Punishment and Corrections
  • American Courts
  • Theories of Crime & Justice
  • Crime Control Strategies
  • Crime Analysis
  • Criminal Justice Research
  • Criminal Law and Legal Reasoning

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
53
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

180 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
53
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a cumulative (overall) grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 when converted to the U.S. 4.0 grading scale.
  • Meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement. You may be admitted to Portland State University and an Intensive English Language Program (IELP) pathway if you do not meet PSU's English Language Proficiency Requirement. Learn more about PSU’s English language programs.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12555 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 279 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    12555 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 279 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12555 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 279 USD per credit during 48 months.

Funding

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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