Online Advanced Start BS in Criminal Justice

Already have an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice? Do you want to advance your career and expand your employment opportunities? Then the online Advanced start BS in Criminal Justice may be just what you are looking for. The program is an online degree program that is geared toward those who already possess an AS degree in Criminology.

Studies show that people with a college education will earn much more in their lifetimes than those without a degree. Further, they also show that each level of education completed increases the earning potential for the graduate.

Job Outlook for Graduates

By 2016, new job opportunities within a local, state or federal law enforcement capacity are expected to increase by 11% according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This translates to approximately 270,000 new jobs! In addition to these new positions, there will also be positions available due to the number of retiring individuals and those seeking employment elsewhere. Job outlook for a graduate with a bachelor degree in criminal justice should be excellent.

Program Highlights

There are several different areas of emphasis that the student can choose from, including: computer crimes, corrections, crime scene investigation, forensic psychology, homeland security, juvenile justice and law enforcement. These programs provide the graduate with the knowledge and specialized skills needed to work within these positions. Depending on which area of emphasis you choose, will determine which courses you will complete. For example: an emphasis in law enforcement may include a course in family and domestic violence while an emphasis in corrections would have a course in probation and parole.

To find out more about the online Advanced Start BS in Criminal Justice, request information today!

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