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Criminal Justice Studies

Criminal Justice Studies

Criminal justice studies may involve the study of the justice system and criminal justice ideology. Criminal justice studies are usually a basic overview of the entire criminal justice system. Each division of the studies program, from court reporting to Homeland Security, is typically covered in the courses. The curricula intend to teach the processes of the criminal justice system, methods of crime prevention, rehabilitation, incarceration, and things a criminal justice student may need to know. Whether the FBI, CIA, ATF, or another government agency seems appealing, the education an individual receives in criminal justice studies may be the foundation for all jobs in the criminal justice field.

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Kaplan University

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

Programs:

  • AAS in Criminal Justice
  • MS in Criminal Justice - Global Issues in Criminal Justice
  • MS in Criminal Justice
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UEI College

At UEI College, we want you to succeed. We’re like a family and we want you to be a part of it.

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice (11-Month Diploma Program)

Locations: Fresno , Bakersfield , Gardena , More...
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South University, Online Programs

As a student at South University, Online Programs, you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Criminal Justice (BS)

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Regent University

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice

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ECPI University

ECPI University

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice - Bachelor's

Locations: Newport News , Virginia Beach , Glen Allen , More...
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Daymar College

We Change Lives...One Person At A Time. ®

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice, Associate of Science
  • Criminal Justice, Diploma

Locations: Murfreesboro , Columbus , Clarksville , More...
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Miller-Motte College

Start the next chapter of your life with an Associate or Bachelor degree from Miller-Motte College Online Division.

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice - Associate of Applied Science

Locations: Wilmington , Fayetteville
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YTI Career Institute

Your Journey Begins Here . At YTI Career Institute, we are your beacon-brightening your future outlook and lighting your path to a rewarding career.

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice & First Response - Associate

Locations: Lancaster
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Lincoln College of New England

Give your career a boost with training with Lincoln College!


Programs:

  • Criminal Justice (Associate)
  • Criminal Justice (Bachelor)

Locations: Southington
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Miller-Motte Technical College

Miller-Motte Technical College (MMTC) can help get you from here to a new career!

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice - Associate of Occupational Science
  • Criminal Justice - Associate of Applied Science

Locations: Chattanooga , Macon , Lynchburg , More...
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If a student is unsure about which path to follow in the law or legal field, then criminal justice studies may be a good place to start. Students in the program may study a broad range of topics. By skimming the surface of all the careers that can evolve from a criminal justice background, students can discover their true calling.

For someone specializing in criminal justice studies, the main task would be to gather information on the legal and judicial system. There may be an immense body of knowledge available and the expertise you develop may help to advance your career. Professions based on criminal justice studies typically fall in the education field. Jobs as university instructors or professors teaching criminal justice are the most common. Other jobs may be obtained in the field of research. University professors usually continue to teach while conducting research to further their own knowledge and understanding of the justice system.