If you are a problem solver who likes to help people from all walks of life, then criminal justice could be an excellent career path for you.
In this program, you’ll learn about the American justice system, including its history and current topics related to police, courts, corrections, juvenile justice, probation and parole. Courses explore the general principles, procedures and ethics of criminal law. You’ll gain practical skills in such areas as investigations, interview tactics, crime scene processing, and more.
Whether you are interested in becoming a police officer, sheriff’s deputy, corrections officer or juvenile justice officer, this degree will make you a stronger candidate for a position at the local, state or federal level. Additionally, this program can serve as a gateway into university-level criminal justice programs.