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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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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
  • BS in Criminal Justice

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Why earn your degree at Grand Canyon University? GCU is a regionally accredited university offering graduate and undergraduate degrees in Business, Nursing, Psychology, Education & more. Apply today!

Programs:

  • B.S. in Public Safety and Emergency Management

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Lewis University

Programs:

  • MS in Criminal Justice

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Saint Joseph's University

Programs:

  • MS in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Track

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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, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

Programs:

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

Locations: Virginia Beach , Glen Allen
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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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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 Homeland Security

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Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice

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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.