Connect to Your Future in Criminal Justice

Wichita State's Online Criminal Justice degree programs create professionals who are prepared for a variety of career paths or advanced degrees.

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Key Features 

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Cost of Program

Wichita State Online students pay in-state tuition regardless of where they live. The cost of tuition varies depending on degree, credits, and courses. Visit the tuition page for more information.
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Did you know?

Founded in 1934, the Criminal Justice program at Wichita State University is the second-oldest program of its type in the United States. 

The CJ program works in cooperation with other disciplines in the WSU School of Criminal Justice to teach students to assimilate knowledge, acquire skills and develop professional judgment and behaviors appropriate for wise and ethical practice.

Student Testimonial

Student Testimonial

"The criminal justice program at Wichita State University is well-rounded and flexible. This program covers the history and practices of the criminal justice system as well as burgeoning issues and perspectives in the fields...

I loved the undergraduate program so much that I decided to continue my education in the graduate program here at Wichita State. I will graduate with a Master of Arts in Criminal Justice in May 2021. Afterwards, I plan on working for a federal public service agency." -Madison

Career Pathways 

Gain skills, connections, and confidence needed for a career in the field of Criminal Justice. As a student you will have a variety of career pathways to choose from.