Criminal justice schools in New Hampshire prepare students for employment in criminal justice. Educational classes provide students with the fundamental understanding of the legal system. Students are taught criminology and the theories behind what drives criminal activity. Most students who major in criminal justice pursue careers in law enforcement, or in correctional facilities like juvenile justice centers or prisons. Typical criminal justice degrees are offered at the two-year associate’s level and four-year bachelor’s degree level. Some New Hampshire schools offer advanced studies in criminal justice through their master’s degree programs. The occupational growth in the criminal justice and criminology field is expected to steadily increase over the next 10 years.
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