University of Saint Mary


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Online Bachelor of Arts in Criminology

Adopt an interdisciplinary approach to developing ethical, researched deescalation practices.

Through the fully online B.A. in Criminology degree from the University of Saint Mary, you will develop an understanding of the field through an interdisciplinary lens that includes psychology and sociology coursework. As you focus on core criminological concepts, you will learn the most effective problem solving methods and necessary deescalation practices as you connect criminology theory and practice.

Fast Facts

  • Cost-Per-Credit: $405
  • Average Completion Time: 18 months
  • People-Focused Learning: develop ethical leadership skills, while understanding the root causes of human behavior with coursework in psychology and sociology.
  • Industry Aligned Curriculum: coursework is built on the recommendations of local law enforcement experts and administrators on the USM Criminology Advisory Board.

With a foundation grounded in human behavior, the program's curriculum and faculty are dedicated to teaching the motivations behind criminal activities and how to apply those concepts for effective communication and interactions within their community. Importantly, the program is a completion program for students transferring in with an associate degree.


Additionally, the online criminology degree gives you the critical thinking skills necessary for advanced research in the field. You will learn to approach tense situations in informed ways as you approach, analyze, and draw conclusions from human behaviors and responses.

Offered fully online at an affordable tuition rate
Can be completed in as few as 18 months


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