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Schools Offering Online Law Enforcement programs

Law enforcement officers work to enforce a jurisdiction's laws and maintain public order. This may include patrolling an area, tracking down and arresting a suspect, directing or controlling traffic, writing incident reports, collecting evidence, answering calls for assistance, conducting surveillance, and helping prosecute court cases.

Law enforcement officers must be physically fit and trained in self-defense, law enforcement procedures, laws and regulations, emergency situations, first aid, firearms use, investigations, and other subjects and skills that police and law enforcement officers must master – most often learned at police academies.

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

Programs:

  • BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement

Online

100% Online & No Standardized Testing

Programs:

  • Master of Law: International Legal Studies

Online

Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1851, Saint Joseph's University (SJU) has been developing the minds and abilities of men and women in a challenging academic environment steeped in the enriching Jesuit tradition of cura personalis (care of the entire person).

Programs:

  • MS in Criminal Justice - Federal Law Enforcement Track

Online
As a student at South University, Online Programs, you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Criminal Justice (BS)

Online

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

Programs:

  • Master of Arts in Homeland Security

Online

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

Programs:

  • Master of Arts in Law - Criminal Justice
  • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
  • Master of Arts in Law - Business Management
  • And more...

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At South College we welcome students from all different stages of life and career. 

Programs:

  • MS Criminal Justice

Online

Recognized by the U.S. News and World Report for: Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s 2017, Best Online Programs, Grad Education 2017 and Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s for Veterans 2017

Programs:

  • Homeland Security Certificate
  • Criminal Justice - Homeland & International Security (Bachelor of Science) - Online

Online

At Post University, we believe you shouldn’t have to put your life on hold to further your education.

Programs:

  • B.S. in Legal Studies
  • A.S. in Legal Studies

Online
Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice

Online
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However, some agencies and departments will pay for police officers and law enforcement officials to obtain a degree in a field such as criminal justice or police science and then reward them with higher pay. Other departments, such as the FBI, require applicants to have at least a college degree and some work experience before being considered for a position.