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Law & Justice Bachelor's Degrees

A bachelor’s degree in law and justice may take the form of majors in the criminal justice field, law enforcement, or security and corrections. Students will learn the theoretical and practical information about the issues surrounding the legal system. A bachelor’s degree in law and justice will typically provide courses in criminal procedures, criminal law, legal research, and social justice. Canyon College allows students to earn a degree in legal studies with options to specialize in the areas of business law, general law, or criminal litigation. Kaplan University Online also offers bachelor’s degrees in legal and paralegal studies to provide a focused education for students to enter these fields.

A bachelor’s degree in law and justice is right for you if you are looking to begin a career in one of the various aspects of the legal system. Prospective students should have strong analytical thinking and communication skills. Many students with this degree will find positions assisting lawyers in preparing documents and research data. Research the education requirements for specific law and justice field careers at our law and justice career center page.

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for those in the law and justice fields is expected to increase at a more rapid rate than in other industries.  However, there will be high competition for any available positions. Those will a bachelor’s degree will find more opportunities than those with limited post-secondary education credits.



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  • South University, Online Programs

    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.
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    • Criminal Justice (BS)
    • Paralegal Studies (AS)
    Location:
    Savannah: 709 Mall Boulevard, Savannah GA 31406
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  • Argosy University

    Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges.
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    • Criminal Justice (BS) (Online)
    Location:
    Phoenix: 2233 West Dunlap Ave., Phoenix AZ 85021
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  • Colorado Technical University Online

    Programs and specialized concentrations for dedicated professionals seeking knowledge and skills relevant to the field of Criminal Justice.
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    • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
    • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice – Human Services
    Location:
    Colorado Springs: 4435 North Chestnut Street, Colorado Springs CO 80907
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  • Liberty University

    We are committed to helping you achieve your goals and complete your degree as quickly as possible.
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    • Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice: Homeland Security
    • Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice: Juvenile Justice
    • Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice: Criminal Psychology
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    Location:
    Lynchburg: 1971 University Blvd,, Lynchburg VA 24515
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  • Ashford University

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    • BA/Social and Criminal Justice
    • BA/Law Enforcement Administration

    Location: Online

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  • Regent University

    Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.
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    • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice
    • Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies*
    • Bachelor of Arts in Government - Pre-Law

    Location: Online

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  • Capella University

    An accredited online university, Capella University offers bachelor’s, master’s/MBA, doctoral, and certificate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession.

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    • BS - Criminal Justice

    Location: Online

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  • American InterContinental University Online

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    • Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Generalist
    • Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Law Enforcement
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    Schaumburg: 231 N. Martingale Road, Schaumburg IL 60173
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  • Ohio Christian University

    Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.
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    • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
    Location:
    Circleville: 1476 Lancaster Pike,, Circleville OH 43113
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