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Criminal Justice Doctorate Degrees

Every day we depend on the law enforcement and legal professionals in our town or city to keep order and uphold the laws that keep us all safe. Those that are able to achieve a doctorate in criminal justice are privileged to hold the highest educational rank for study in this field. Having a doctorate in criminal justice will enable you to achieve high level jobs in the field, including those of supervisor, manager, administrator or director. Although many choose to pursue this career in a traditional college setting, it is also possible for you to earn this education online, from schools like Kaplan University.

Although it takes many years to achieve the doctoral level of education, it will open up the most doors for you as you advance your career in the field of justice, security, or law enforcement. The highest paying jobs in these fields are usually related to research or administration, both of which a doctor is qualified to do. It is possible to learn more about the educational requirements for specific criminal justice field careers at our criminal justice career center page.

Those that are dedicated to pursuing criminal justice at this high level will be making a large investment of time and money in their education, but they will also have the most to gain, and will earn much more money that people will lesser degrees.



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  • Ashford University

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    • MS/Criminal Justice - Forensic Science
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  • Liberty University

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    • Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Homeland Security
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    Location:
    Lynchburg: 1971 University Blvd,, Lynchburg VA 24515
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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.
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    • Criminal Justice (MS)
    Location:
    Savannah: 709 Mall Boulevard, Savannah GA 31406
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  • Capella University

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    • MS - Criminal Justice

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  • Northcentral University

    • Northcentral University was founded in 1996 to provide working professionals around the world with unprecedented access to richly engaging, professionally relevant, and academically-rigorous education from a U.S. university.
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    • Criminal Justice - D.B.A.
    • Homeland Security Leadership & Policy - D.B.A.
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    Location:
    San Diego: 2488 Historic Decatur Rd., San Diego CA 92106
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  • Regis University - CPS

    Regis is a regionally accredited, 130-year-old Jesuit university in Denver, Colorado. Inspired by the vision of St. Ignatius Loyola, we are dedicated to the pursuit of learning and truth in an effort to make positive change in our communities as well as ourselves.

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    • Master of Science in Criminology - Leadership Focus
    • Master of Science in Criminology - Cybercrime and Terrorism Focus
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    Denver: 3333 Regis Boulevard, Denver CO 80221
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  • Argosy University

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    • Master of Law in Compliance
    Location:
    Phoenix: 2233 West Dunlap Ave., Phoenix AZ 85021
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  • Utica College

    Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution located in upstate central New York.  The College offers regionally accredited online certificates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees in healthcare, cybersecurity, financial crime, nursing, physical therapy, business, criminal justice, and data science.  All courses are taught by credentialed, highly experienced faculty with significant and ongoing accomplishments in their respective fields.

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    • MBA Economic Crime and Fraud Management

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