Is It a Good Idea to Get a PhD in Criminal Justice

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Should I Get a PhD in Criminal Justice?

Is It a Good Idea to Get a PhD in Criminal Justice

A PhD is generally not necessary if you are interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice. But, there are certain areas of the criminal justice field that require a PhD, and, of course, if any of these areas interest you then a doctoral program would be an important step for you to consider: Those specialties are as follows:

  • Forensic Sciences (Criminal Psychology, criminology)
  • Medical Examination
  • Most university positions



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