Strengthen and Protect Your Community with a Degree in Criminal Justice

If you are passionate about justice and want to see your community grow stronger through reconciliation and reform, then a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology is the right fit for you! A degree in Criminal Justice will open doors in law enforcement, corrections, forensics, public service, or fish and game. It is also a great option for pre-law students and for those who dream of entering politics.

This program is available in an online education format. 

Warner Pacific’s diverse student body makes it a unique place to learn the many practical, historical, and psychological complexities that make this field so important to the growth and safety of a community. As national attention becomes focused on these fields, a bachelor’s degree will allow you to enter the workforce in more senior positions when compared to those with an associate’s degree. Many jurisdictions and positions, such as police detective, also require a bachelor’s degree for consideration.

Earning your degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology will ensure that you graduate with the knowledge and flexibility to protect and serve your community through a wide variety of job opportunities.

Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice

  • Provides Strong Professional Advancement Opportunities
  • Liberal Arts Coursework Includes Courses on Restorative Justice as well as Addictions and Mental Health
  • Financial Aid is Available

WPC Alum Jim BandOregon City Police Chief, Jim Band ’04, believes the liberal arts foundation Warner Pacific provided “gave me a better understanding of what makes people tick and an understanding that we all come from different places with different fears, needs, and motivations. As the Chief of Police in Oregon City, these skills are vital to my work each and every day.”