The importance of a career in public service is emphasized in the closing phrase of our nation's pledge of allegiance: "…with liberty and justice for all." Our country was built on those words, and professionals in the field of criminal justice uphold that commitment to "justice for all" every day. Earning an online bachelor's in criminal justice degree is an important first step for anyone who is looking to pursue a career in this field.
Graduates of Post University's Online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Degree program have the technical abilities and the educational background to meet the demands of dynamic careers in this field. Our Online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Degree program faculty members have respected academic credentials and extensive professional experience in the field, a vast network of contacts, and are among the leaders in their discipline.
The Online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Degree program at Post University combines the strengths of a traditional New England University education with the convenience and flexibility of online learning. You will benefit from regular contact with and feedback from professors, as well as the opportunity to learn from and interact with other working professionals. Our highly interactive online classes are offered in eight-week modules, six times a year, making it possible for you to complete your online bachelor's in criminal justice degree in less time without sacrificing quality.
An online bachelor's in criminal justice degree from Post University will prepare you for a career in public, private, and nonprofit sectors in law enforcement, security management, and public and private investigation, or an advanced academic degree from law school or Criminal Justice and Social Work graduate programs. This is achieved through building a whole professional—one who will "hit the ground running" the day of graduation and overcome the personal and professional challenges that lie ahead.
To learn more about Post University Online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Degree program, please complete the inquiry form at the top of the page or call 800.345.2562.
Accelerate your career with an Online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Degree from Post University.
|CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM FAST FACTS|
|STUDENTS IN THIS ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM||817|
|AVERAGE CLASS SIZE||14|
|AVERAGE NUMBER OF TRANSFERRED CREDITS||61|
|2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS||39|
|2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS IN NORMAL TIME||97%|
|NORMAL PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME||7 years*
*ADP students who do not transfer in any credits and take one course each module will complete this program in 7 years.
|AVERAGE PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME
|2012 PLACEMENT RATE||97%|
|DEGREE PROGRAM COST|
|120-Credit Degree Program Tuition*||$66,000|
|Room and Board||N/A|
|Approximate Program Text Book Cost||$6,000|
|*This is the cost of the entire degree program using current tuition rates. Actual program cost will vary depending on the amount of financial aid provided and whether or not students transfer in any credits.|
|OCCUPATIONS (This degree will prepare you for careers including, but not limited to, the ones listed below.)|
|Immigration and Customs InspectorsÂ||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3021.05|
|Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/25-1111.00|
|Police Patrol Officers||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3051.01|
|Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/43-5031.00|
|Criminal Investigators and Special Agents||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3021.03|
|Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3051.03|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-1012.00|
|Private Detectives and InvestigatorsÂ||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-9021.00|
|Transit and Railroad Police||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3052.00|
|Police Identification and Records Officers||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3021.02|
|Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/21-1092.00|
|Occupational Health and Safety SpecialistsÂ||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/29-9011.00|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3051.00|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-1011.00|
|Loss Prevention Specialists||http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-9099.02|
|MEDIAN LOAN DEBT|
|Number of Borrowers||25|
|Median Federal Loan Debt||$24,005|
|Median Private Loan Debt||$0|
|Median Institutional Loan Debt||$0|
|Median Cumulative Debt||$24,005|