About this course
You grew up wanting to be an astronaut, a firefighter, a police officer, a hero. Even as the years went by, and childhood dreams faded, you still wanted to make your mark on the world. You still needed to make a difference. You still can. Whatever direction your path takes in the field of criminal justice, from law to political science to psychology to police patrols, take your first steps into an exciting new career right here. See our areas of study below, and see how you can still be the hero of your story today.
- Correctional Systems and Practices
- Courts and Criminal Procedure
- Crime in America
- Criminal Investigation
- Drug Abuse
- Fundamentals of Criminal Law
- History and Development of Criminal Justice
- Interviews and Confessions
- Juvenile Delinquency
- Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement
- Open Discussion On Current U.S. Supreme Court / Other Criminal Justice Related Rulings
- Police Systems and Practices
- Probation and Parole
- Proof of English Proficiency – This requirement is normally waived for citizens of the British Isles, Australia, the English-speaking portions of Canada, and New Zealand. All other students will be required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Minimum requirements are a score of 500 on the paper-based TOEFL or 173 on the computer-based TOEFL, or 71 on the Internet-based TOEFL.