BGSU online criminal justice program ranks No. 1 in Ohio

Online bachelor’s and education programs also recognized by U.S. News rankings


Bowling Green State University's online criminal justice master's program ranked 12th in the country and No. 1 in Ohio in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs rankings, which were released Jan. 14.

The University’s online bachelor’s and education programs also remain nationally ranked and among the best in Ohio.

“We are proud of the recognition of our online programs,” BGSU President Rodney K. Rogers said. “As a public university committed to creating public good, we are working to ensure that a BGSU education is accessible and prepares our graduates to lead productive and meaningful lives. This ranking reaffirms that we’re delivering a high-quality education and I applaud our faculty and staff for their hard work and dedication to student success.”

BGSU offers an eCampus option for students that features seven-week courses year-round with six different start dates. eCampus offers 21 degreed programs and 15 certificate/endorsement programs. So, even while taking classes part time, students can earn a Master of Science in criminal justice in less than two years by taking the 11 required courses.

U.S. News & World Report rankings evaluate degree-granting online programs and regionally accredited institutions to compile these rankings.

Updated: 06/15/2021 11:06AM