- School: American InterContinental University
- Degree: Associates
- Subject: Justice Administration
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Students who want to find careers in criminal justice administration will have to learn the rules and laws that govern the criminal justice departments including corrections and juvenile systems. Earning a degree in this program will provide students the knowledge they need to be successful. Jobs within criminal justice administration include managing others, data processing and storage, computer programming, and research. Understanding proper procedures and following existing protocol is necessary for departments to run efficiently.
Courses students will have to complete include business administration, law and ethics, data processing, computer applications, conflict resolution, and interpersonal communications. Those who want to work with others, who have an attention to detail, and who can follow specific instructions will excel in this career. Other skills students will learn include data entry, conducting legal research, and planning events and meetings within the department and others.