Virginia Criminal Justice Schools, Colleges & Degree Programs

Below is a comprehensive directory of the accredited colleges and universities in the state of Virginia that offer criminal Justice degrees, programs and courses.

Virginia Criminal Justice Programs

  • Averett University- Danville, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Sociology/Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice/Sociology
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice/Sociology for Corrections Professionals
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice/Sociology for Law Enforcement Professionals
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Sociology/Criminal Justice

  • Blue Ridge Community College- Weyers Cave, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice – Corrections Specialization
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice – Law Enforcement Specialization
    Career Studies Certificate – Applications in Corrections
    Career Studies Certificate – Applications in Law Enforcement

  • Bluefield College- Bluefield, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Bryant & Stratton College- Richmond, VA / Virginia Beach, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – IT-Security
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Paralegal
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – IT Security

  • Central Virginia Community College- Lynchburg, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate in Applied Science – Administration of Justice
    Career Studies Certificate – Private Criminal Justice Professional
    Certificate – Legal Assistant/Secretary

  • Centura College- Chesapeake, VA / Richmond, VA / Virginia Beach, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate Degree – Paralegal Law
    Associate Degree – Paralegal Law
    (online)
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Paralegal Law
    (online)
    Certificate – Police Science
    Certificate – Private Investigation Services
    Certificate – Security

  • Dabney S. Lancaster Community College- Clifton Forge, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice – Forensic Science
    Certificate – Corrections
    Certificate – Forensic Science
    Certificate – Law Enforcement

  • Danville Community College- Danville, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice – Corrections
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice – Law Enforcement
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice – Protective Services
    Certificate – Corrections
    Certificate – Law Enforcement
    Certificate – Protective Services

  • ECPI College of Technology- Virginia Beach, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
  • Ferrum College- Ferrum, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice

  • Fortis Institute- Virginia Beach, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Career Training – Court Reporting

  • George Mason University- Fairfax, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Administration of Justice
    Doctor of Philosophy – Justice, Law, and Crime Policy
    Graduate Certificate – Administration of Justice
    Master of Arts (M.A.) – Justice, Law, and Crime Policy

  • Hampton University- Hampton, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Paralegal Studies
    Bachelor of Arts – Paralegal Studies
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice/Criminology

  • ITT Technical Institute- Chantilly, VA / Norfolk, VA / Richmond, VA / Springfield, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Studies
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Applied Science – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice-Cyber Security
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice-Cyber Security
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Information Systems Security

  • J Sargeant Reynolds Community College- Richmond, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Certificate – Criminal Justice
    Certificate – Legal Office Technology

  • John Tyler Community College- Chester, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminology
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science
    Certificate – Homeland Security

  • Liberty University- Lynchburg, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Associate of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Longwood University- Farmville, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminology
    Bachelor of Arts – Public Policy

  • Lord Fairfax Community College- Middletown, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Certificate – Office Legal Assistant

  • Marymount University- Arlington, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice and Forensics
    Bachelor of Arts – Paralegal Studies
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Information Technology: Forensic Computing
    Certificate – Criminal Justice and Forensic Science
    Certificate – Forensic Computing
    Certificate – Paralegal Studies
    Master of Arts (M.A.) – Forensic Psychology

  • Miller-Motte Technical College- Lynchburg, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice

  • Mountain Empire Community College- Big Stone Gap, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Studies
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science
    Career Studies – Corrections Management and Supervision
    Certificate – Administration of Justice

  • New River Community College- Dublin, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Forensic Science
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Administrative Support
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Studies
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science

  • Norfolk State University- Norfolk, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Applied Sociology (Crime and Criminal Justice concentration)
    Master of Arts (M.A.) – Criminal Justice

  • Northern Virginia Community College- Annandale, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Studies
    Career Studies Certificate – Advanced Forensic Investigation
    Career Studies Certificate – General Forensic Investigation
    Career Studies Certificate – Security Management
    Certificate – Administration of Justice

  • Old Dominion University- Norfolk, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Master of Arts (M.A.) – Applied Sociology
    PhD – Criminology and Criminal Justice

  • Patrick Henry Community College- Martinsville, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Legal Assistant

  • Paul D Camp Community College- Franklin, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate in Applied Science – Administration of Justice – Corrections Science
    Associate in Applied Science – Administration of Justice – Police Science

  • Piedmont Virginia Community College- Charlottesville, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science
    Career Studies Certificate – Criminal Justice

  • Radford University- Radford, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Forensics
    Bachelor of Arts – Parks and Recreation Management
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Parks and Recreation Management
    Master of Arts (M.A.) – Criminal Justice
    Master of Science (M.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Regent University- Virginia Beach, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
  • Roanoke College- Salem, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice

  • Saint Paul’s College- Lawrenceville, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Sociology/Criminal Justice

  • Sanford Brown College- Vienna, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Shenandoah University- Winchester, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Southside Virginia Community College- Alberta, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate in Applied Science – Administration of Justice
    Career Studies Certificate – Corrections
    Career Studies Certificate – Law Enforcement
    Career Studies Certificate – Private Investigations
    Certificate – Administration of Justice

  • Southwest Virginia Community College- Richlands, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Certificate – Law Enforcement
    Certificate – Legal Assistant

  • Strayer University- Newington, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Forensics
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Homeland Security
    (online)
    Certificate – Homeland Security
    (online)
  • Thomas Nelson Community College- Hampton, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Studies
    Certificate – Legal Assistant

  • Tidewater Community College- Norfolk, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Emergency Management
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – General Practice Paralegal
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Homeland Security
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Litigation Paralegal

  • University of Richmond- Richmond, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Paralegal Studies
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice

  • Virginia Commonwealth University- Richmond, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Homeland Security
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Forensic Biology
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Forensic Chemistry
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Forensic Crime Scene Investigation
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Forensic Science
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Justice
    Certificate – Public Safety
    MBA – Insurance and Risk Management
    Master of Arts (M.A.) – Homeland Security
    (online)
    Master of Science (M.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Master of Science (M.S.) – Forensic Science

  • Virginia Highlands Community College- Abingdon, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science

  • Virginia State University- Petersburg, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Master of Science (M.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Virginia Wesleyan College- Norfolk, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Virginia Western Community College- Roanoke, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Administration of Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Studies

  • Westwood College- Annandale, VA / Arlington, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Information Technology: Systems Security
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science – Criminal Justice
    (online)
  • Wytheville Community College- Wytheville, VA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Corrections Science
    Certificate – Corrections
    Certificate – Law Enforcement

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