Degree Levels Offered for Law Enforcement

Sample Free Open
Law Enforcement Courses

Media Course Start Date Professor School
010 full-course 10 Case Studies in Forensic Metallurgy N/A NA Kenneth Russell, Kyra Sedransk Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
This course examines cased where engineering has been employed to help solve crimes.
010 audio 10 Criminal Investigations I N/A N/A Liberty University
In this course, you'll study the constitutional requirements for conducting criminal investigations, techniques used in processing a crime scene, and how to collect evidence.
010 full-course 10 Forensic Biology and Impression Evidence N/A N/A Kaplan University
Become familiar with forensic science from modern and historical context articles as well as a basic understanding of evidence and forensic labs.
045 full-course 45 Forensic Psychology N/A N/A Asir Ajmal Virtual University of Pakistan
Students in this class with deal with application of psychology in legal settings and law enforcement.
008 video 8 Introduction to Homeland Security N/A N/A Liberty University
This introductory course covers both the theoretical and practical aspects of homeland security and emergency management at the local, state, and federal levels.
005 full-course 5 Investigative Interviewing with Children and Vulnerable Groups N/A N/A Open University of Hong Kong
Study the criminal justice system
009 audio 9 Judicial Process N/A N/A Liberty University
Gain a better understanding of the criminal judicial process in the U.S.
001 full-course 1 Justice 2012-03-01 Spring 2012 Lucas Stanczyk Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Professor Lucas Stanczyk teaches this course on justice, exploring specifically the ideal of social justice.
001 full-course 1 Justice 2013-03-01 Spring 2013 Michael Sandel Harvard University
This course offers a philosophical and analytical discussion of the concept of justice with an emphasis on social and human rights issues.
000 full-course Justice N/A N/A Harvard University
This online course from Harvard explores justice, equality, democracy, and citizenship.

Accredited Online Law Enforcement Degrees

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshmen Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate
Lynn University Yes 100% 79% 42%
Sullivan County Community College Yes 100% 92% 19%
Augsburg College Yes 51% 100% 65%
Herzing University-Orlando(Winter Park) Yes 71% 100% 44%
University of Phoenix-Indianapolis Campus Yes 100% 97% 14%
Management Resources Institute Yes 100% 88% 91%
Eastern Michigan University-Livonia Yes N/A N/A N/A
Cerro Coso Community College Yes 100% 60% 9%
Trinity International University-Illinois Yes 98% 99% 56%
New England College of Business and Finance Yes 100% 50% N/A
Augustana College Yes 76% 100% 65%
City University of Seattle Yes 100% 33% 25%
Troy University Yes 62% 80% 34%
Ohio Christian University Yes 63% 97% 55%
Eastern Michigan University-Monroe Yes N/A N/A N/A
Broward College Yes 100% 82% 25%
American International College Yes 70% 100% 36%
SUNY College of Technology at Canton Yes 67% 97% 32%
Clark State Community College Yes 100% 67% 9%
ITT Technical Institute-Fort Myers Yes 71% 93% N/A

Law Enforcement at a Glance

Number of Degrees Conferred in Law Enforcement

    • 47,602 Bachelor's Degrees in
      Law Enforcement
      • 51% Male
      • 49% Female
    • 7,433 Master's Degrees in
      Law Enforcement
      • 46% Male
      • 54% Female
    • 131 Doctoral Degrees in
      Law Enforcement
      • 47% Male
      • 53% Female


  • From National Center for Education Statistics, Table 317, 2010-2011
  • *Data not available for "Law Enforcement ," so data for "Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting and related prot. Services" was used.