For those who have not decided which area of criminal justice to pursue, this degree program can offer them an overview of different areas. This degree program will show students glimpses into possible career options in juvenile justice, corrections, criminal investigations, and judicial administration. Students will learn the skills needed to delve further into these careers including enhancing problem solving and critical thinking skills. Students who decide on an area of criminal justice while earning their degree will be able to further their education by earning a second degree.
Courses include criminal procedures, computer applications, criminal law, juvenile administration, and police operations. Once students complete these courses and others, they will be prepared to further their education and training by earning addition degrees or entering into a training program. There are many positions available in various areas of the criminal justice system.