Why Earn Your Criminal Justice Degree at Saint Leo University?
Saint Leo University's online doctorate in criminal justice program will take your career to the next level. The College of Education & Social Services' online doctor of criminal justice in education degree specialization provides an advanced study for those who are interested in advancing their criminal justice careers, growing their knowledge base, and enhancing their professional practice in this field. This curriculum is geared toward those wanting to pursue teaching positions and other higher-level roles within various educational systems.
Graduates of the online DCJ program with a specialization in education can expect to have acquired and honed the skills necessary to become expert educators in a variety of academic and professional environments. Saint Leo is excited and honored to take an active part in that growth, which is why this degree is now offered via the school’s convenient online format, along with three short residencies held on long weekends throughout the course of the program at university campus in Florida, as well as education centers near Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA.
In this program, doctorate students learn the skills necessary to critically assess theoretical concepts, intervention modalities, public policy, social order issues, as well as a broad range of criminal justice practices that impact law enforcement, corrections, and the courts.