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Criminal Justice is a broad field that encompasses many functions in society's efforts to control crime.
The criminal justice system requires a wide variety of trained specialists to enforce laws, apprehend, prosecute, incarcerate and rehabilitate adult and juvenile offenders, assist victims, and prevent crime from occurring through effective security and deterrence.
A Criminal Justice degree can start or advance your career in this exciting field by qualifying you for positions such as:
We offer Criminal Justice programs at the Certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's and Master's levels in the variety of concentrations listed below. These online programs give working adults and full-time student’s tremendous scheduling flexibility and the opportunity to earn a degree in less time than is usually possible through on-campus attendance.
If you want to start or accelerate your career in criminal justice, explore the online programs below and request more information from our accredited colleges and universities today.
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