June 2018

Five Careers for Criminal Justice Majors Who Don’t Want to be Police Officers

When you mention that you are a criminal justice major most people instinctively assume that you plan to become a police officer. While it’s a fair assessment — since many criminal justice majors do pursue a long awaited career in law enforcement — criminal justice is a much more diverse field than many people realize.

Social Worker VS. Social Services Worker: Ensuring Proper Training in the Field of Social Work

By: Caroline Reid, Ph.D., MSW, EKU online social work program coordinator and associate professor

I recently listened to a news conference at which Gov. Bevin proposed a new apprenticing initiative to train high school students for social services worker positions in the Department of Community Based Services (DCBS). 

EKU Again Named Among the Best and Most Affordable Online Degrees

EKU Online degree programs recently received twenty different rankings for top online programs, military-friendly degree options and affordability. Six programs achieved a top 10 ranking.

Criminal Justice Policy, Leadership, and the American Death Penalty

By: Kevin I. Minor, professor, EKU School of Justice Studies

“Time for a tree and rope.”