It's been a long time coming, but the post covering background issues as they relate to police officer hiring is here. It's different than most of my posts, because I didn't write it. One of my blog readers wrote me an email out of the blue. It's a police officer's take on background issues and considerations for those [...]
Criminal Justice Degrees, Colleges, and Criminal Justice Careers in a perspective of a criminal justice degree program graduate.
Welcome to Criminal Justice Degree, College, and Career Blog. Whether you are just starting on your educational journey, would like to pursue further studies, or delve into one of the many exciting criminal justice careers, we will be there for you.
Originally, the true intent of this blog was to cover online criminal justice degree program information and pertinent resources. However, over some time, Criminal Justice Degree, College, and Career Blog started to transform into a guide for anyone looking for criminal justice colleges, program types, courses, and career information – no matter if they wanted to attend college online or on-campus.
This blog should give you the tools you need to successfully get into criminal justice colleges of your choice. The articles, essays, Q&As and numerous site resources should provide you with everything you need to make an informed decision about your next move.
Read up on school reviews, program courses, accreditation, and see my take on Criminal Justice education.
Recent Blog Posts on Criminal Justice Degrees, Colleges, Careers, & more
Email from blog readers: What are the best criminal justice schools in Florida? There's no shortage of top criminal justice schools in Florida. The Sunshine State delivers some of the best colleges and universities in the Nation. Florida State University University of Central Florida University of Florida University of South Florida Florida State University and [...]
Q: John from New York writes: Hi Radek, I fell on some hard times and now my credit is bad. I want to work in law enforcement, but given my credit, do you think I can become a police officer with bad credit? Q: Tracy from Illinois writes: I have a poor credit rating and [...]
If you're thinking of taking on a law degree online (JD), at an online law school, then I know that's a recipe for disaster - at least it is for right now. I'm going to keep it short and sweet. OK, I'm not... 1. Accreditation and academic standards As of right now, no online law [...]
Tara from Minnesota asked: what are the most desirable criminal justice minors to supplement my Bachelor's degree? Jerry from Texas asked: what is the best minor to take with a criminal justice degree? So, what is the best criminal justice minor? There isn't one. Heck, some schools don't even offer minors at all. And... I [...]
Email: Hey Radek, what are the best criminal justice schools in Illinois? Illinois has a few of the best Criminal Justice schools in the United States; one in a more rural setting and the other can even be called the best criminal justice school in Chicago. Illinois has one of the best university networks in [...]
Since this blog has been in existence, I received countless emails and comments asking whether a criminal justice degree is a waste of time. The questions were usually similar, but came with slew of different meanings: Is a criminal justice degree worthless? Is a criminal justice degree really worthwhile? Is a criminal justice degree a [...]
This post should once and for all answer these emailed questions: Can cops carry guns on planes? Can police officers fly armed? Can Federal Agents carry weapons on planes? Can law enforcement officers carry guns on airplanes? Can FBI Special Agents carry guns on planes? Ever since 9/11 the public has been made aware that [...]
Reader emails: Radek, what are the best criminal justice schools in New York? New York has some of the best colleges and universities in the US, and it definitely has its share of best criminal justice schools in America. Even though these schools are representing the State of New York, you will be pleased to [...]
Radek, what are the best criminal justice schools in Pennsylvania? Besides the top criminal justice schools, Pennsylvania has some of the best colleges and universities in the country. It was quite easy to find the top criminal justice colleges and universities in PA, so check them out. Pennsylvania State University Temple University University of Pennsylvania [...]