Little Rock, AR, February 20, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Remington College Little Rock Campus is expanding its offerings to students with two new degree programs. Enrollment is now open for its new criminal justice bachelor’s completion degree and paralegal associate degree. Classes begin soon.
The criminal justice bachelor’s completion degree program focuses on contemporary criminal justice issues along with juvenile justice, sociology, safety and risk management, crime intelligence and more. It is appropriate for students interested in an introduction to criminal justice, as well as experienced professionals eager for advancement or further study.
The curriculum covers:
- Criminal Justice Research Methods
- Data Resources
- Forensic Psychology
- Restorative Justice
- Vice, Narcotics and Crime Intelligence
This program helps prepare students for potential opportunities such as a probation officer, correctional treatment specialist, private detective, investigator or corrections officer.1
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the need for police and detectives is expected to grow by 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, and the need for probation officers and correctional treatment specialists is expected to grow 6 percent from 2016 to 2026.2
The paralegal associate degree program offers students the opportunity to explore many facets of the law including family law, bankruptcy, probate, trial preparation, contracts, civil litigation, real estate, and more. It can be completed is as few as 18 months for full-time students.3
The curriculum covers:
· Introduction to Paralegal Studies
· Legal Liability and Ethics
· Legal Writing
· Legal Research
· Bankruptcy Law
· Real Estate Law
The program is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions at law firms, corporations or governmental agencies.1
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the need for paralegals and legal assistants is expected to grow by 15 percent from 2016 to 2026, with formally trained paralegals who have strong computer and database management skills having the best job prospects.2
Remington College Little Rock Campus is located at 10600 Colonel Glenn Road, Suite 100, Little Rock, AR 72204.
About Remington College: Non-profit Remington College, headquartered in Lake Mary, FL, operates 14 college campuses throughout the United States offering career focused diploma, bachelor and associate degree programs in a variety of career fields. For more information, please visit remingtoncollege.edu. For the latest news about Remington College, visit facebook.com/remingtoncollege. Remington College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs and other school administered programs.
1 Employment not guaranteed for students or graduates.
2 BLS statistics represent national job growth expectations and are not necessarily reflective of local market conditions
3 Program completion times may vary based on individual performance/circumstances. Individual results may vary.