Diploma in Criminal Justice

Abraham Lincoln University

Program Description

Diploma in Criminal Justice

Abraham Lincoln University

Online Diploma Program in Criminal Justice

The field of Criminal Justice centers on the control of criminal behavior in the maintenance of public order. It includes the primary functions of law enforcement, handling evidence, crime scene investigation and associated responsibilities. In addition, it covers the secure management, safe keeping, and control of suspects, which must be performed in a humane manner in compliance with the constitutional standards.

Potential Careers

  • Students who earn a Diploma in Criminal Justice typically pursue these careers
  • Security Guard
  • Loss Prevention Team
  • Building Security

Program Objectives

This degree is designed to provide students a framework in basic criminal justice concepts and skills. Upon successful completion of the program, students will have acquired the knowledge and skills needed to:

  1. Explain the scientific study of crime, criminals, the law-making process, the criminal justice system and the treatment of offenders.
  2. Develop critical thinking, analytical and interpersonal skills applicable to real-world problems.
  3. Implement solutions for law enforcement, criminal investigation, and management and administration of criminal justice related activities.
  4. Be prepared to enroll into the Associate of Science in Criminal Justice or related degree.
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This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 26, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Online
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
Duration
Duration
2 semesters
Part time
Price
Price
7,500 USD
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2017
Place
USA Los Angeles, California
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End date Request Info
Duration 2 semesters
Price 7,500 USD