- School: Everest University Online
- Degree: Associates
- Subject: Criminal Justice
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For those who want a career in criminal justice, being able to communicate effectively, investigate crime scenes and gather evidence efficiently, and stay within the law are all necessary in order to be successful. Students who complete this degree program will be able to perform all of the above and much more. Students will learn about the latest technology, how to gather evidence, complete reports, and communicate with others in the law enforcement field as well as the public.
Courses students will have to complete include criminology, forensic science, criminal law, corrections administration, and police procedures and operations. Once students complete these courses and others, they will be prepared to work in crime labs, in the field, or in administration. Many students further their education after earning their degree in order to learn more about the criminal justice system and be able to work in different areas within it.