Criminal Justice

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Legal Studies:

Criminal Justice

Peirce's Criminal Justice Program provides all the advantages of a non-traditional study experience, plus the flexibility for students to choose their career path within the field of criminal justice.

Our courses are perfect for students looking for entry-level positions in a range of criminal justice professions, as well as police and corrections officers interested in promotion opportunities.

This well-rounded yet flexible program is uniquely configured to support students with specific courses according to their preferred area of criminal justice including:

  • Law Enforcement, including Police
  • Correctional System
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Introduction to Private Security
  • Juvenile Justice

Agencies are looking for employees who have practical skills in criminal justice. Peirce's program delivers real-world, practical skills: all members of our faculty are experts in their fields.

The Peirce Criminal Justice program provides:

  • Flexibility to explore different career paths within the field of criminal justice
  • Online access to the latest criminal investigation and research data
  • Online and/or on-campus studies to fit your schedule
  • Accelerated seven-week courses
  • Ties to the criminal justice community, for networking opportunities and job placement
  • A vibrant student association for networking, skill-building and support

Enroll at Peirce to become one of the next generations of criminal justice professionals and build a career that will make a difference in the lives of others.

Coursework by graduates of the Philadelphia Police Academy and Corrections Officer Training Academy may be accepted for credits--ask our Admissions office for more details.


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