Saint Leo University has been educating both active and aspiring criminal justice professionals for more than 30 years with class sizes small enough for innovative teaching and individualized attention. Our Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice is based on the input of a diverse criminal justice advisory board that is designed to prepare students for careers and rapid advancement in the criminal justice system and related fields.
This program of study will enhance the effectiveness of working professionals, provide a foundation for advancement to administrative levels, and prepare students for further study in criminal justice administration and related fields. Students will gain knowledge of: crime scene investigations, substantive criminal law, criminal justice ethics, the legal system, homeland defense, and more. This program requires 60 credits to graduate.
Saint Leo University Online is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; telephone 404-679-4501; www.sacs.org) to award the associate's, bachelor's, master's and specialist's degrees. The International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) also accredits Saint Leo University Online.
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Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education
This innovative program utilizes the latest in Internet technology, including streaming videos, asynchronous discussion boards, chat rooms and CD-ROMs.
Master's College or University II
Pentium-based PC (or MAC) with 32 MB RAM (64 MB preferred), Min 100 MB hard drive space (1 GB preferred), 8X CD-ROM (12X preferred), Microsoft Office Suite, Navigator 4.5 or IE 5.0 or higher, 56.6 bps modem, Internet connection, anti-virus software.
Stafford Loans Available. Saint Leo FAFSA Code: 001526.
Completed application form, $35.00 application fee, current resume, 2 professional recommendations from work associates, statement of professional goals outlining how your educational and career goals match Saint Leo University's program (250+ words)