Disaster and tragedy can strike without warning. In these times of trouble, leaders and heroes step forward to bring order to the chaos. Here at Goodwin College we educate such professionals — those who run towards the danger, who put … Continue reading The Perks of Public Safety Training
If you are pursuing a homeland security degree, you know that developing practical skills is best done through hands-on, experiential learning opportunities. And there’s no better way to develop those skills as part of a comprehensive criminal justice degree program … Continue reading Homeland Security Internships to Put on Your Radar
Law enforcement is a multidisciplinary field within the realm of criminal justice. Despite popular belief, there are many paths you can take beyond the traditional police officer jobs. Within the field of law enforcement, you can become a criminal investigator, … Continue reading “Investigating” Law Enforcement Colleges in CT? 4 Considerations
The topics of terrorism and national security have become an inherent part of our country’s dialogue since the 9/11 attacks in 2001. Each year, the importance placed upon homeland security continues to grow. Border protection is increasing in priority. Airport … Continue reading Flash Forward: What Can You Do With a Homeland Security Degree?
If you’re interested in pursuing an in-demand career that allows you to serve and protect your fellow citizens, then you may have thought about attending courses at a criminal justice school. Those who are able to call themselves protectors possess … Continue reading Considering a Security Certification? Think Goodwin College
If you’re pursuing your law enforcement education in CT, you are dedicated to earning a career in law enforcement. And while there are many different options when it comes to earning a criminal justice degree—certificate, associate, or Bachelor’s—you may not … Continue reading Career Paths for Law Enforcement
What Type of Criminal Justice Degree is Right for You? Are you considering a career in criminal justice, but are unsure what types of degrees are available to you? Have you contemplated the different criminal justice studies programs, but do … Continue reading What Type of Criminal Justice Degree is Right for You?
If you’re interested in pursuing an in-demand career that allows you to serve and protect your fellow citizens, then you may have thought about attending courses at a criminal justice school. Those who are able to call themselves protectors possess … Continue reading Criminal Justice Skills: Planning for Your Future in Criminal Justice
Are you interested in criminal justice, criminology, or criminalistics? Use this guide to learn about each area of study and discover which field is right for you. As a natural guardian, you have decided that it is your mission to … Continue reading Criminology, Criminal Justice, Criminalistics: What’s the Difference?
As part of Goodwin College’s Criminal Justice courses, students participate in a mock crime scene to learn firsthand what it’s like to be a forensic investigator. Criminal Justice is a highly specialized field, and its members must have the right … Continue reading Goodwin College’s Mock Crime Scenes: Learning Through Experience
Choosing a degree in Criminal Justice can set you down the path to a rewarding, successful career in law enforcement. Learn what career options you will encounter within the criminal justice field. We often hear children say, “When I grow … Continue reading Flash Forward: What You Can Do with a Criminal Justice Degree
If you’re looking to pursue a career in criminal justice, you’ll be opening yourself to a lot of fascinating, important criminal justice courses. For those with a love of law enforcement looking to pursue a rewarding career, the specialized training … Continue reading 5 Criminal Justice Classes You’ll Definitely Want to Attend
If you are naturally a people person, a helping hand, a protector of those around you, then you may be considering a career in criminal justice. Criminal justice is a field filled with boundless opportunities to help those in need, … Continue reading Patrol, Parole, and Probation Officers: Which is Which?
The dedicated, driven protects who hope to serve their communities can find great success by pursuing a criminal justice degree in CT. But there are many diverse criminal justice careers available, and many paths to success that those dedicated protectors … Continue reading The Growing Importance of Homeland Security Education
The criminal justice system is a complex part of our society, and most of us recognize the important law role it plays in our lives. And the individuals responsible for enforcing that rule of law are the dedicated members of … Continue reading The Different Components of the Criminal Justice System & Where You Fit In
Historically speaking, law-enforcement and criminal justice fields have been primarily male-dominated, traditionally associated with strong physicality and brute force. Progressively, the archetype of law enforcement professionals has shifted. The requirements for a career in law enforcement have become less focused … Continue reading Criminal Justice is a Women’s Field, Too
As part of a hands-on education, Goodwin College students earn experience from a variety of criminal justice internships in promising career fields. Learn more! Continue reading A Closer Look at Goodwin’s Criminal Justice Internships
For those looking to protect and serve their communities, there are many reasons why pursuing a criminal justice degree is the right choice for their career. Continue reading The Benefits of Pursuing a Criminal Justice Degree