For Real-World Careers

Getting a criminal justice administration degree online will help you improve your knowledge of the operational and technical aspects of the criminal justice process and its components, including law enforcement, corrections, and the courts. In this program, you’ll learn: ​​​​​​

  • Evidence-based techniques for investigating and preventing crime
  • The causes of crime and its effect on our global society
  • How the different arms of the U.S. criminal justice system (police, courts, and corrections) work together at the federal, state, and local levels
  • To think critically, and use those skills to investigate crimes, enforce laws, and implement corrections
  • To apply ethical thinking and judgment to criminal justice situations; discussions of relevant ethical issues are included in every criminal justice course
  • The leadership skills that could help you stand out and advance in your career
  • The complex, powerful, and ever-advancing technologies used to fight crime
  • The communication skills you need to effectively share information, persuade others, and manage conflicts