Affect Change at the Highest Level with a Criminal Justice Specialization
The criminal justice system is a vast, billion-dollar sector with opportunities for those with higher degrees and leadership skills. With NCU’s criminal justice specialization, you will gain insight into the operational and organizational structure of criminal justice agencies and learn applicable concepts. Through NCU’s 100% online criminal justice specialization, you will explore topics such as organized criminal gangs, delinquency and criminal justice, and institutional corrections. With the guidance of professors who all hold doctoral degrees, you will evaluate the coordination efforts of local, state, federal and multinational organizations. The NCU criminal justice specialization prepares you to affect change at the highest level. If you have a passion for criminal justice, this specialization can help you in developing the advanced competencies needed to pursue leadership positions in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections, teaching or private consulting fields.
The NCU Difference
Northcentral University is committed to providing a premier education for our students, and holds the same regional accreditation as other prestigious American universities (WSCUC*). NCU’s School of Business and Technology Management has a results-oriented approach to online education, delivering rigorous doctoral, master's, bachelor's and graduate certificate programs to help you develop the business acumen that companies seek. You will learn from our professors, all of whom hold doctoral degrees, and are experienced professionals in your field of study. Our one-to-one mentoring approach to learning allows you to experience individualized interaction. You'll be learning in a class size of one, so there's no need to worry about dropped classes or waiting lists. NCU’s flexible approach to earning a graduate degree online, includes weekly course starts to fit your schedule. Our online programs allow you to pursue your degree on your time. At NCU, there are no residency requirements, no need to travel to a physical campus and no entrance exams. You determine your schedule, just as you determine your educational outcome. That’s why NCU’s independent study approach is designed for you, the self-motivated student, who seeks a higher degree in their educational journey.
“I am realizing that I am even doing better, in terms of research, than graduates of well-known and respected brick-and-mortar universities.” – Enoch Osei, PhD in Business Administration (2015)
*WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, http://www.wascsenior.org.