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The University of Phoenix Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Institutional Healthcare program is designed for individuals seeking administrative careers relating to health care services in correctional institutions and detention centers. You can learn more about this program here.
The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Institutional Healthcare program at University of Phoenix is designed to develop administrative skills and expand one's knowledge of health care systems and criminal justice processes. Students have the opportunity to learn about health care laws and regulation, trends in health care policy, health care delivery systems, health care financing and common diseases seen in clinical environments. The curriculum also address many aspects of criminal justice, including corrections, juvenile justice systems, criminology, criminal justice history, police theories and criminal courts. The program is offered online and at some University of Phoenix campuses.
You should be interested in or possibly have some experience working in a health care, legal, or law enforcement setting. Previous courses to develop communication and management skills can be helpful, but are not essential. Applicants to University of Phoenix programs should have a high school diploma or GED.
Students of the University of Phoenix Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Institutional Healthcare program are required to complete 45 credits in criminal justice foundation courses and 15 credits in the area of study. In addition, you must take 60 credits in general education requirements and electives for a total of 120 semester-credits (124 for Kansas residents). The curriculum adheres to a specific sequence as shown below.
Criminal justice foundation courses
Institutional healthcare concentration courses
Upon completion of the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Institutional Healthcare program, you could qualify to work in relating to health care services in correctional facilities and other criminal detention institutions. Students who wish to continue their education could pursue a Master of Science in Administration of Justice and Security or Master of Business Administration is available to graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration program.
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