The criminal justice and criminology programs at Ball State are designed to give you the education and tools you need to have a successful career fighting and investigating crime, counseling and rehabilitating juveniles and adults, and serving the cause of justice on a local, state, or national level.

You can get a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and criminology, minor in criminal justice or digital forensics, or earn professional certification.

You have the option to attend classes on campus or through Ball State’s online and distance education division

Online Criminal Justice Degree Program

If you are looking for the flexibility of an all-online choice, our online option for a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and criminology was developed just for you.

You may have some or no college credits.  Or, perhaps you have an associate degree.  We will help you develop a customized plan of study to meet your educational goals that will fit around work, family, and other obligations.