Criminal Justice

Study From Home 

GET TRAINED & NATIONALLY CERTIFIED in a few days. National Certification Included in Tuition. 

New Career Training Institute’s accelerated home study Criminal Justice program features a blended 400-hours of online lecture or paper-based study material in the comfort of your own home, and mentoring to prepare you for a new career.. National Certification Included in Tuition.

How long does it take to complete this program?  

This program is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace.
*Average completion time for this program if you study on a full time basis is about 6 weeks 
*Average completion time for this program if you study on a part time basis is about 8 weeks
If you're interested in understanding and working in the field of criminal justice, our program will give you a critical understanding of today's criminal justice system and the society in which it functions.
New Career Training Institutes criminal justice program teaches the fundamentals of the criminal justice system and criminal justice skills. Students gain a basic working knowledge of law enforcement, corrections, investigations and juvenile justice. Students will analyze both theories and concepts of crime, and employ analytical skills to make decisions and solve problems. The program prepares students for a career in local, state or federal law enforcement.
Our curriculum is designed with input from employers, industry experts, and scholars. You'll learn theories combined with real-world applications and practical skills you can apply on the job right away.
Through your coursework, you will learn how to

  • Apply critical-thinking skills and logic to analyze and solve a variety of complex problems in the criminal justice environment
  • Manage and evaluate organizational efforts to ensure effective cooperation with stakeholders to prevent, control, and manage crime to ensure public safety
  • Use an ethical framework and an understanding of legal constraints to make decisions as a criminal justice professional
  • Develop specialized technical knowledge and skills relevant to subspecialties in the field of criminal justice to ensure public safety
  • Use interpersonal and leadership skills to work both independently and cooperatively as a member of a criminal justice team

Specifics About the Course:

  • Classes are divided into two components: Home study learning /lecture and Clinical Lab experience
  • Learning /lecture – is done at your own pace on your schedule (approximately total 400 hours).
  • Clinical Lab experience - Students are required to complete hands-on practical training at a pre-approved clinical setting.
  • Course Materials - are included.
  • Tutoring - One-on-one communication with your instructor.
  • Exam Preparation - FREE CERTIFICATION PREPARATION prior to students taking their certification exams.
  • Certification Exams are administered on site at clinical lab session.
  • Clinical Class size - Class sizes are kept small to maximize instructor to student learning.
  • Payment - affordable, interest free, low monthly payment plans. 
  • Tuition $799
  • Separate Registration Fee $260
  • Completion Time: The length of this program is (approximately 400 hours). 

You will also leave with the ethical framework you'll need to make sound judgments as a criminal justice professional. Common places of employment for our graduates include in the legal system/courtroom, law enforcement/investigation, corrections/security, and social services.

Complete your course work online, through the mail, or in combination. 

You can study either via the paper-based or the online method: 
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