Doctor of Criminal Justice / Homeland Security
Northcentral University

Program Details

Protecting the citizens and infrastructure of the United States entails effective leadership skills and contemporary knowledge.  You need to identify emerging concepts and innovate to solve complex problems.  Gain these skills, and more, through this online doctorate from Northcentral.  With this online DCJ in Homeland Security, you can become an expert in your field, exploring the interconnectedness of legal systems from a global perspective. The overall goal of this online doctorate is to create leaders and managers who can engage all facets of the justice system to achieve an equitable environment.  Your education culminates with a research-based dissertation, integrated with specialization courses such as:

  • Local Emergency Management & Civil Preparedness
  • Homeland Security & Terrorism
  • Intelligence & Law Enforcement

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States