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The University of Phoenix Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Management program is designed to help you develop leadership and communication skills needed to fill supervisory roles in police departments and other areas of criminal justice. Learn more about this program here.
Once enrolled in the University of Phoenix Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Management program, students have the opportunity to study criminal justice theories, procedures and policies. Area of concentration courses address leadership, change management, financial principles, communication, organizational behavior and personnel issues relating to criminal justice institutions. Courses in criminal justice administration cover criminal law, ethics, criminology, corrections, criminal courts and organized crime. 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 law enforcement or court environment. Though not required, you might have taken previous courses to develop management and communication skills. Applicants to University of Phoenix programs should have a high school diploma or GED.
The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Management program at University of Phoenix requires the completion of 120 semester-credits (124 for Kansas residents). A total of 45 credits must be completed in the required course of study, 15 credits in the area of concentration, and 60 credits in general education requirements and electives. Program coursework is taken sequentially as listed below.
Criminal justice foundation courses
Management concentration courses
Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Management program could be prepared to fill positions in law enforcement agencies, police departments, corrections departments, or court systems. You could consider obtaining a Master of Science in Administration of Justice and Security.
The University's Central Administration is located at 1625 W. Fountainhead Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85282-2371. Online Campus: 3157 E. Elwood St., Phoenix, AZ 85034
While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Advisor.
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