Program Details

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Bachelor's of Science
Criminal Justice

A degree in criminal justice opens doors to a variety of challenging and rewarding careers, from public-service occupations to private-sector opportunities. Northern's program gives students in-depth training from faculty with a diverse array of real-world experience. Our degree can be earned entirely online, so students can complete their degree without quitting their day job or making regular trips to campus. 

The criminal justice program is a great fit for students who:

  • enjoy thoughtful discussion with classmates
  • value real-world experience
  • have a broad interest in the criminal justice system

Contact the Department

Dr. Michael Harrington
Assistant Professor and Department Head

Listen to Dr. Harrington speak with local radio host Walt Lindala about the criminal justice and loss prevention programs here at NMU.