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Law

Law

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.

Programs:

  • J.D. Part-Time
  • J.D. 2-Year

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At Kaplan University, we offer over 180 degree and certificate programs.

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice : Law

Locations: Hagerstown
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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.

Programs:

  • Online Master of Laws in Health Law and Policy

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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:

  • AAS in Criminal Justice
  • MS in Criminal Justice - Global Issues in Criminal Justice
  • MS in Criminal Justice
  • And more...

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Which career path will you take – Business, Nursing, Education, Psychology? Something else? GCU offers more than 100 majors to get you started!

Programs:

  • M.S. in Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges.

Programs:

  • Criminal Justice (BS) (Online)

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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)

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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

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Since 1977, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.  Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience.

Programs:

  • Master of Arts in Criminal Justice

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100% Online & No Standardized Testing

Programs:

  • Master of Business Administration in American Legal Studies
  • Master of Business Administration in International Legal Studies

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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.