Jobs in Criminal Justice Protect Your Future

Expand your credentials and enhance your career in law enforcement with an undergraduate certificate. Jobs in criminal justice are plentiful and fall within diverse areas of public service, such as law enforcement, court systems and corrections.

Additional education can lead you to greater responsibility, career advancement and income growth. Our Undergraduate Certificate program will help prepare you for some of today’s fastest-growing jobs in criminal justice, such as bailiff, probation officer, police officer, legal secretary, crime analyist, loss prevention specialist, detective and more.

  • $60,270Median Pay
  • The U.S. Dept. of Labor reports an annual median salary of $60,270 for police and detectives.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

Prepare for jobs in criminal justice in our convenient, online Undergraduate Certificate program. Call 1-800-957-5412 or enroll online.

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Police and Detectives (May 5, 2016).