Criminal Justice Degrees

Criminal justice degrees give you entry into a legal career. But what is this field all about? Criminal justice is the law enforcement system that is charged with dealing with apprehension, prosecution, defense, sentencing and incarceration of those suspected or charged with committing a crime. The field of criminal justice offers a range of diverse jobs for all levels of education. Studying criminal justice can lead to a career as a probation officer, substance abuse counselor, sheriff, police officer or drug enforcement officer.  In most programs, the applicants must be  18 years old and also hold a high school diploma or GED. In some schools and states you must also have at least one or two years of college education. You can also expect to get further training on the job. Criminal justice programs include court reporting, justice administration. You can earn a certificate through a one-year program and the certificates can act as an introduction to criminal justice to help you pursue more advanced degrees.  

Criminal Justice Programs

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