Quick Facts

Deadline:  December 16

Classes Begin: January 19

Credit Hours: 120

Delivery: Online**

**Onsite courses may be offered depending on location enrollment.

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The Princeton Review ranks OU top in the nation in terms of academic excellence and cost. OU also ranks in the Top 10 Best Online Colleges for 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

2019 Best Online Criminal Justice Programs

*Note: Availability of onsite courses depends on the number of students
enrolled at each location.


The Bachelor of Science - Criminal Justice is a Degree Program that Consists of Three Curriculum Areas:

  • General education 
  • Free electives 
  • Major Core
    • Major Core
    • Area of Concentration - Homeland Security, Restorative Justice, Administrative Leadership, or Investigations and Intelligence Analysis

Together, the State Regents of Oklahoma and the University of Oklahoma Require a Minimum of the Following to Receive an Undergraduate Degree:

  • 120 hours 
  • 60 hours from a baccalaureate (four-year) institution
  • 40 hours must upper-division coursework
  • 30 hours must be earned from OU Extended Campus
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.0 or higher 

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