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Daytona Beach, FL - Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) is one of the best places to matriculate for criminal justice majors.  The online program is ranked amongst the top picks from  The B-CU online program, which is fairly new, is growing at a steady pace.  The administration is extremely excited about the program's progress thus far.  "We are very proud of this recognition.  It is the goal of the B-CU Online College to be recognized nationally and internationally for its outstanding, distance education programs, highly qualified faculty, and extremely competitive scholars," says Dr. Arletha McSwain, Dean of Online College.  The list can be found HERE.

According to, their rankings are calculated using a stringent process and calculation with the following inputs:

 - Number of online graduate degrees available in related subject area
 - Graduate tuition
 - Availability of academic & career counseling services
 - Availability of job placement services
 - GoGrad Peer-Based Value (PBV*) 

Students interested in earning an advanced degree in Criminal Justice have many programs from which to choose, and making an informed decision can seem like a monumental task. hopes to assist graduate students by highlighting the schools that offer the most support in terms of career counseling, job placement and diverse programming. 

"We are commending these institutions for offering degrees which exceed academic standards of excellence," said Wes Ricketts, founder of "They also give students the flexibility to continue their higher education through the graduate level while working and building experience in their chosen field." 

For more information, please contact Keisha Boyd - or (386)214-3653.

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About Bethune Cookman University:

Founded in 1904 by Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) today sustains her legacy of faith, scholarship, and service through its relationship with the United Methodist Church and its commitment to academic excellence and civic engagement.  B-CU offers 38 degrees on its main campus and online college. Located in Daytona Beach, B-CU is one of three private, historically black colleges in the state of Florida. The institution boasts a diverse and international faculty and student body of nearly 4,000.  For more information, visit

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