Criminal Justice News
Police and Detectives Careers
It’s becoming more and more common for police departments to offer additional pay for police officers and detectives who have their college degree or are bilingual.
Criminal Justice Student Plans to Chase Childhood Dreams
Dominique Blessin started college ten years ago, but she dropped out after only a few weeks. Now that she is enrolled in the EKU Online criminal justice degree program, she knows this time is different.
EKU Among Best Online Criminal Justice Degree Programs
The EKU Online criminal justice degree options rank among the top 50 programs for justice and safety professionals in the United States.
Start a Rewarding Career in Criminal Justice
The careers that make up the criminal justice system are diverse, rewarding and offer individuals the opportunity to effect meaningful change in their communities, as well as at the state and federal level.
What is the Criminal Justice System?
Criminal justice in the United States is not represented by a single organization or institution. Rather, it is broken down into a three pillar system including law enforcement, the courts and corrections.
EKU Top 5 in the Nation for Online Criminal Justice Degrees
The online degree programs at Eastern Kentucky University are fourth in the nation for criminal justice according to an evaluation done by College Affordability Guide.
Five Careers for Criminal Justice Majors Who Don’t Want to be Police Officers
Whether you are considering a criminal justice degree or are a current criminal justice major still deciding on the career path that’s right for you, the five careers listed below are great opportunities for the criminal justice major who doesn’t want to become a police officer.
EKU TO Offer Online Criminal Justice Degree
Eastern Kentucky University will offer an online criminal justice degree, beginning in fall 2018. The bachelor’s degree program will prepare students for a range of careers in the justice and safety field.