SOURCE: Avenue100

February 24, 2010 12:32 ET

Criminal Justice School Guide Helps Users Reach Career Goals by Finding Criminal Justice Degree Programs

New Site Simplifies the Research Process for a Career in Criminal Justice

WOBURN, MA--(Marketwire - February 24, 2010) - According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment within the field of criminal justice is expected to grow up to 22 percent over the next decade, so it is not surprising that colleges and universities are offering more criminal justice degree programs than ever before. With so many different options, students often feel overwhelmed when making the decision as to which school is the right choice for their personal career goals. The Criminal Justice School Guide directs students in the right direction by providing information about career-specific training and educational programs that can help them find success in the field of criminal justice.

The Criminal Justice School Guide is a free online research tool that was created to help students find programs to start or advance a career in the field of criminal justice. The site provides information about criminal justice degrees, certification programs and the different career paths they may lead to. Prospective students have the ability to browse for programs by degree, career, state or school, or search for programs to suit their specific needs. Students can also request information from the schools of their choice to learn even more about the available options.

Carly Rodgers, who helped develop the Criminal Justice School Guide, explains, "Criminal justice careers are becoming very popular and colleges and universities have responded by offering many different training and degree programs. Finding a program that best suits your needs can be challenging, so we created this online guide to simplify the research process." She also explains, "College degrees have becoming increasingly important to careers in criminal justice. Programs like pay incentive programs, as seen in many law enforcement agencies, make college degrees a prerequisite for success."

For students looking to start or advance a career in criminal justice, the Criminal Justice School Guide offers the information needed to make an informed decision about education and potential career paths. The site offers 25 different "How to Become" articles that highlight the steps students need to take in order to land a dream job and reach their career goals. Content is continuously updated and added as the field expands. is part of the Avenue100 family of websites.

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To help students advance their criminal justice careers, the Criminal Justice School Guide delivers helpful up-to-date news, tips and information on the different options relating to criminal justice schools, degrees, careers, and financial aid. Learn more at

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