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From police officer to probation officer: Why a Criminal Justice qualification can lead to an amazing career

Criminal Justice

If you're looking for an exciting and challenging career, a qualification in criminal justice could be just what you need.   There are many different paths you can take with a criminal justice degree, and no two days are ever the same. At Northwest Career College, we offer an excellent criminal justice program that will prepare you for a successful career in this field.   We'll discuss some of the many amazing careers that are available to those with a criminal justice qualification, as well as why NCC is the perfect place to get your education.   Why choose a..


5 common legal defenses in the U.S. legal system

U.S. legal system

There are many different legal defenses that can be used in the U.S. legal system. Some of them are more common than others, but all of them can be effective in certain situations.   In this blog post, we will discuss five of the most common legal defenses in the United States. Keep in mind that every case is unique, so you should speak to an attorney if you need specific advice for your situation.   What is a criminal defense? A criminal defense is a legal argument that is raised in order to contest the charges against a defendant...


Criminal Justice 101: What is it and how can you make a career out of it?

career in criminal justice

Criminal justice is one of the most fascinating and complex fields of study that you can pursue. It encompasses everything from law enforcement to corrections, and from security to forensics. So what is criminal justice, exactly? And how can you make a career out of it?   In this blog post, we will answer those questions and more! We will discuss the different aspects of criminal justice and explain how you can get started in this exciting field.   So, what is criminal justice? Criminal justice is the system in place to protect citizens, deter and punish crime, and maintain public..


Which career is right for me: Criminal Justice vs Law

Law vs justice

Making the decision to go to law school or pursue a career in criminal justice can be tough. Both paths have their pros and cons, and it can be hard to decide which one is right for you. In this article, we will compare and contrast careers in criminal justice and law.   We will discuss the education requirements, job prospects, salaries, and other factors that are important to consider when making this decision. Hopefully, after reading this article, you will have a better idea of which path is right for you!   Education requirements One of the biggest differences..


What does a career in Criminal Justice actually look like?

career in Criminal Justice

When you think of a career in criminal justice, what comes to mind? Do you envision yourself tracking down criminals and putting them behind bars? Do you see yourself working as a police officer or detective?   While these are all valid career paths in the criminal justice system, there are many other options available as well. In this blog post, we will take a look at some of the different careers that are available in criminal justice, and we will discuss what they entail.   What are the different careers available with a criminal justice qualification? One popular career..

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