Those who work within the criminal justice system help maintain social order by preventing and reducing crime. Usually, people who work in this area are driven by a desire to help others and make the world a safer place. The field is broad and multidisciplinary; a degree in criminal justice provides the foundation for careers in law enforcement, corrections or the courts.
Concentration in Criminal Justice Studies - 12 Hours
The criminal justice studies concentration builds upon and adds focus to the criminal justice degree. Criminal justice professionals are critical members of law enforcement, corrections and the court system. The concentration in criminal justice was developed with significant input from expert and organizational leaders across a variety of criminal justice settings.