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Whether you want to enter the field of criminal justice or need credentials to advance your career, Kaplan University's criminal justice degree programs are designed to help you achieve your goal.
Our degree programs and certificates could help prepare you to teach diverse learners a broad range of academic content and educational foundations.
Our comprehensive fire science programs offer the flexibility of online learning, ideal for individuals in the fire science and emergency management fields who may work inconsistent hours.
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Kaplan University offers over 180 degree and certificate programs all available to military, veterans, and spouses of active duty members. In addition, several programs have been developed to complement specific military occupations or programs established by the military.
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Kaplan University has developed or participates in various special programs for military and veteran students that can reduce time and effort needed to earn a degree, and reduce redundancies between military training and college courses. For some military occupations, this could reduce coursework by a maximum of 73%.*
Kaplan University has evaluated various military occupations and mapped them to specific degree programs, which helps ensure your training transfers to Kaplan University as college credit. Please note that you are not limited to these program options. Even if your occupation is not listed, your training may still be eligible for credit. All military transcripts will be evaluated for credit awards.
Kaplan University partners with the Air University in support of helping Airmen who have received their associate's degree through the Community College of the Air Force work toward an approved bachelor's degree.
Kaplan University’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program is designed to prepare you to pursue a variety of career opportunities, while incorporating communication skills, critical thinking, and technical competencies relevant to the modern workplace. Kaplan University has mapped two options for 79Rs to pursue your education in business.
Total Degree Credits: 180
The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program is designed to offer a strong foundation of professional skills and criminal justice knowledge. In this program, you will have an opportunity to gain an understanding of the U.S. criminal justice system; explore the methods and techniques used in the field; examine the development of criminal law; and more.
Kaplan University's Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies is a customizable, liberal-arts based degree program. The curriculum is designed to provide a foundation in general education as well as the opportunity to design a study plan that’s both personally interesting and professionally relevant.
Total Degree Credits: 90
Whether you aspire to join the fire service field or advance to a higher position in the profession, a degree in fire science could help you reach pursue your goals. Kaplan University's bachelor's degree program closely follows the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) curriculum model.
Curriculum focuses on helping you develop skills in accounting, management, and software applications. You'll have the opportunity to explore business operations and refine your decision-making and problem-solving skills. Various military occupations have been evaluated to help servicemembers take the most efficient route to a business degree.
The Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice program is designed to provide a solid education that’s relevant in fields such as law enforcement, corrections, and private investigation.The curriculum covers topics such as criminology, criminal investigation, criminal law, domestic and international terrorism, and countering terrorism. We have evaluated various combat arms military occupational specialties (MOSs) to help reduce the number of courses required for graduation.
Kaplan University’s mapping of 25B and 25W military training into the Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology can shorten your path to an IT degree and provide you the skills in networking relevant to both civilian and military careers.
The Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal Studies program is centered on practical legal training in key areas such as legal terminology, technology, writing, research, and law office management to equip you with the right credentials to pursue a rewarding legal services career. Courses examine substantive areas of law including wills and trusts, contracts, real estate, and torts so that you gain familiarity with the elements of bringing a lawsuit, applicable defenses, and preparing a client’s case.
The objective of the Associate of Science in Health Science is to further the educational and career goals of military students who have already received military training for medical and health science occupational specialties.
The General Education Mobile (GEM) program was designed to help U.S. Air Force members fulfill their general education requirements in a mobile, nontraditional classroom format. Completing the GEM program is a key step toward earning your associate's degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
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* Based on a member of the military who transfers in the maximum amount of quarter credit hours: 65 for medical MOS, 60 for military police and information technology MOS, 50 for combat arms MOS, 55 for paralegal specialist MOS, 45 for recruiter MOS. Coursework reduction reflects an educational mapping based on the completion of the standard courses required for rank advancement as well as credit for occupation duties. Credit awards have service-level requirements. Exact transfer amount may vary depending on completed military courses and occupations as listed on your official Joint Service Transcript(s). State-specific requirements, as listed in catalog.kaplanuniversity.edu, may apply. All credits must be validated on official transcript(s) to be eligible to transfer.
† Credits awarded do not include transfer credit.
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