Help Advance Your Criminal Justice Career - Study at Ashland
Do you work in the field of criminal justice? Are you ready to advance your career? When considering the future of your criminal justice career, you will probably note that many jobs in the field require a criminal justice degree. If you are already working full time and have other things going on in your life, you also may be wondering how you will fit it all in. You have no time and probably very little energy to travel to a campus and sit in a classroom after a long day with work and family. You believe in justice, and you work hard to make the world a safer place, so you probably already know that careers in the criminal justice field can be rewarding. You are eager to learn more, to have an opportunity to move your career forward and to secure a better job with a criminal justice degree. How will you plan to earn that degree? You can study at Ashland University!
Why Study At Ashland?
Ashland offers an online criminal justice bachelor degree designed just for you. You can study on your own schedule with Ashland’s Criminal Justice Online program, as you work toward the goal of advancing your criminal justice career. Some of our exciting courses include:
- The Role of Police in Modern Society
- Criminal Law
- Corrections Management
- Terrorism and Homeland Security
- Gangs and Cults
- Criminal Profiling
- Ethics in Criminal Justice
If you already work in one of the criminal justice professions, your professional training may transfer toward your degree. Wondering what careers in criminal justice may be available to you after you graduate? Just a few of the potential opportunities include:
- Federal or State Special Agent
- State Police Officer, Conservation Agent or Game Warden
- Police or Corrections Supervisor
- Probation or Parole Officer
- Cyber Crime or Fraud Investigator
- Federal Intelligence Officer
The best online criminal justice programs offer expert instruction in practical techniques as well as theory. Ashland’s Criminal Justice Online program gives students the opportunity to learn how to apply theory to real-world situations under the guidance of qualified instructors who have worked in the field. Courses are designed by experts in the fields of criminal behavior, forensic science, sociology and more. Ashland University is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and is authorized by the Ohio Board of Regents to grant associate, bachelor's, master’s and doctoral degrees. Additionally, Ashland University is a top 200 national college as ranked by U.S. News & World Report!
Studying for your degree through Ashland’s online program is convenient for the working professional. Our online program is delivered in convenient eight-week sessions. You can study before or after work or anytime that fits your schedule. The criminal justice degree online cost is $405 per semester hour and there are no registration fees. You may even be eligible for scholarships.