Criminology Undergraduate Program

Creating Solutions, Making A Difference

Why study criminology and criminal justice at Missouri State?

  • Our engaging program develops strong problem solving, creative thinking, and communication skills that prepare you for career success.
  • The curriculum covers a broad range of topics, such as forensic science, criminal psychology, violence, terrorism, gangs, and human trafficking.
  • Enjoy flexibility by completing your degree in a classroom, online, or any combination of these two options.
  • You can earn college credit by working with agencies and contributing to projects in your community.

Inspiring academics

Unique resources and opportunities help you find your place -- at Missouri State and beyond.

Value matters

And we have it. Our program has earned national recognition. 

Distinction badge: Best online colleges for value. Awarded to Missouri State University’s criminal justice undergraduate program by SR Education Group.       Distinction badge: Most affordable online colleges. Awarded to Missouri State University’s criminal justice undergraduate program by SR Education Group.