Capella University Online Human Services Degree Programs

PhD in Human Services - Criminal Justice

Make a difference in your career and your community through this criminal justice PhD program by Capella University which is designed to prepare you to bring about positive change in the criminal justice system. The intense and detailed criminal justice degree program includes online course work, residencies, and research that address the complex issues involved in criminal behavior, prevention and intervention of negative and criminal behavior, the penal system, and the development of public policy strategies at the community, state, and national levels. People who choose this doctoral specialization are often pursuing high-level positions in higher education, a research or consulting agency, a public policy group, or other criminal justice-related organizations.