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Whether you aspire to be a leader or a scholar and professor in the criminal justice arena, Walden University’s online PhD in Criminal Justice program can prepare you with the skills you need for career advancement.
Limited-Time Offer: Receive a $3,000 grant and first residency without residency fee if you reside in the U.S. and start this program on February 25, 2019.
Next Start Date: February 25, 2019
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Explore the ethical issues that need to be managed during crisis, and become prepared to lead effectively in emergency situations.
Gain an understanding of international environments, communities, sustainability frameworks, and more.
Explore recent trends and issues within homeland security, and learn how to implement protective measures and policies.
Study theoretical perspectives on the causations of crimes and the latest modalities in managing crisis.
Gain a deeper understanding of law and legal situations in the workplace through our Law and Public Policy specialization.
Explore the foundations of instructional design and delivery so you can inspire future criminal justice professionals to further their careers.
Develop strategies for instituting transformative change that inspires employees and shapes public policy.
The PhD in Criminal Justice features two tracks, depending on your previous education.
Walden’s PhD in Criminal Justice can help prepare you for a variety of positions, including:*
*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.
A master's degree or higher is required for entrance into this program. You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.
Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by callingWalden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education. , to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.
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