The study of law is crucial to almost every job in the criminal justice field. Without an in-depth understanding of legal precepts and the legal system, attorneys would be unable to prove the guilt or innocence of a suspect. The legal system is a massive entity that can be daunting to even the most brilliant person. Without the proper education, it may be very confusing. Attorneys are well paid to argue the finer points of law and to make a case for what is right and wrong. Thus, an in-depth knowledge of law and all of its components is critical to becoming a successful attorney. While attorneys are the most common profession to be had from the study of law, they are not the only ones.
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Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.
- Master of Arts in Law - Criminal Justice
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At Kaplan University, we offer over 180 degree and certificate programs.
- Master of Science in Criminal Justice : Law
The Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law is a regionally accredited nonprofit law school. Our school is accredited by both the Western Association of Schools & Colleges Senior College and University Commission and the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California.
- Juris Doctor
Hofstra University is a private institution whose primary mission is to provide a quality education to its students in an environment that encourages, nurtures and supports learning through the free and open exchange of ideas for the betterment of humankind.
- Online Master of Laws in Health Law and Policy
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- Associate of Science in Criminal Justice
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- BS in Criminology and Criminal Justice
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.
- Master of Arts in Homeland Security
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- Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice
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At UEI College, we want you to succeed. We’re like a family and we want you to be a part of it.
- Criminal Justice (9-Month Diploma Program)
A degree from CTU can connect you to what matters most: powerful professional network, faculty who are real-world professionals and innovative technology. So once you earn your degree you hit the ground sprinting. Are you in?
- Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security and Emergency Management
About Brightwood College
Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.
- Criminal Justice
Legal assistants and paralegals may also require a strong legal education to become successful in their careers.
To become a attorney, one should graduate from a law school. Graduates of the prominent law schools may expect to earn more. However, one does not have to attend the best schools to be a successful attorney. Many prominent attorneys attended lower-rated law schools, yet achieved success through hard work and dedication. Opportunities provided by a law degree may be very rewarding – both financially and personally, as you have pride from locking away criminals or defending the innocent.