Regis University Online Criminology Degrees Ranked #5

D. VeaseyJune 01, 2012

Regis University’s College for Professional Studies (now College for Contemporary Liberal Studies) was ranked in the Top 25 Smart Choice Schools for

Online Criminal Justice Degrees by, earning a #5 spot in the ranking.

The CPS programs that the Smart Choice ranking reference are actually a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in criminology, notes Denis Murray, CPS assistant to the Dean. 

The CPS Criminology degree offers a practical, theory-based interdisciplinary education that stresses human behavior, social and cultural dynamics, communication, and leadership. The Graduate Degree in Criminology offers a curriculum that concentrates the knowledge and skills needed at a level of leadership within market sectors and organizations associated with Crime. 

For more than 30 years CPS has delivered bachelor’s and master’s degrees designed for busy adults. Degrees are offered in the classroom and online in business, computer science, counseling, education, humanities and more.'s Smart Choice rankings were designed as tools to help prospective students make a smart choice about where to invest their time and money in earning their degree. Programs are selected and ranked based on publicly available information about accreditation, academic quality, student satisfaction, reputation in the field, and cost. 

Only regionally accredited colleges and universities listed in the National Center for Education Statistics database and offering online associate’s, bachelor’s, or master’s degree programs in Criminal Justice were considered for our ranking.

To learn more about the award and view the entire rankings visit