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 may enhance 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.
What type of career can you pursue with a degree in criminal justice?
This distance learning degree program fits within your busy schedule, letting you complete your degree in as little as one year with our full-time online program.
The MBA Criminal Justice Specialization offers students a unique insight into the operational and organizational structure of police agencies.
The online MBA degree program from Northcentral University prepares learners to advance to higher levels of leadership in business.
The need has never been greater for business leaders who can contribute to the knowledge base of contemporary business by making strategically adroit linkages between theory and practice.
The Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A.) serves as preparation for advanced positions of leadership in business, government, philanthropy, and policy and advocacy organizations. D.B.A.
The PhD Criminal Justice Specialization takes a multi-discipline approach to examining current topics within law enforcement and security practices.
This specialization prepares senior leaders of public administration, law enforcement, public safety, and emergency medical care and disaster preparedness agencies for executive leadership positions i