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Diploma in Criminal Justice

Program Details

The online Diploma in Criminal Justice program from Abraham Lincoln University covers topics such as the secure management, safekeeping, and control of suspects and inmates, the primary functions of law enforcement, handling evidence, and crime scene investigation. Upon completion of the program, students are able to:

  • Explain the scientific study of crime, criminals, the law-making process, the criminal justice system, and the treatment of offenders
  • Utilize critical thinking, analytical, and interpersonal skills applicable to real-world problems
  • Implement solutions for law enforcement, criminal investigation, and the management and administration of criminal justice related activities

Requirements

  • Proof of High School Graduation or its equivalent
  • Documentation of a current government-issued photo ID
  • A resume, curriculum vitae or list of professional accomplishments
  • Transcripts for any previous undergraduate study that the applicant wants to submit to ALU for possible transfer credit

Accreditation & Licensing

Distance Education Accrediting Commission