Online Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree in Human Services - Criminal Justice
Our online PhD in human services meets the high academic standards of
doctoral study and provides a platform for rewarding personal
accomplishment. You will explore and utilize advanced theory, critical
thinking, and principles of leadership which you can apply immediately
in your personal and professional life.
The PhD criminal justice specialization is designed for learners with a
master's degree in human services who wish to conduct advanced study and
field research while positioning themselves for a leadership or academic
position. This online PhD program provides the skills and theoretical
foundation professionals need to address complex issues surrounding
criminal behavior, prevention, intervention programming, and public
Residency Requirements: As a doctoral learner you will attend
residential colloquia in addition to your online courses. Taken during
specific milestones in your program, you will attend three colloquia,
each one week in length.