Criminal Justice Program at Northern
The Criminal Justice program is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in the legal professions such as law enforcement, law, corrections and private investigation. Students will learn how these professions integrate into a system of criminal justice.
Currently many graduates of the Criminal Justice program are employed in the West Virginia State Police and Ohio State Highway Patrol agencies as well as in various law enforcement agencies in the Upper Ohio Valley. Many graduates are working in the correctional field as correctional officers, adult and juvenile case workers and as treatment specialists both in the public and private domain.