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Law Enforcement and Justice Administration

Criminal Justice / Public Safety Program - 100% Online

Why Choose WIU’s 100% Online Program?

  • Internationally known for academic excellence, including options in corrections, homeland security, criminalistics, CSI, security administration, legal studies, fire administration, and fire science.
  • Ranked among the top programs in the United States.
  • The School's educational degree programs are specifically developed in collaboration with law enforcement, corrections, security, and fire industry leaders to prepare students for successful careers.
  • All faculty come with a wide array of real-world criminal justice/public safety expertise.
  • Receive academic education with real world practical application and critical thinking experience. Learn by discussion, doing, and demonstrating.

LEJA Job & Internship Placement Map

  • More than 1,400 agencies partner with our program by accepting interns.
  • Employers are actively seeking students from WIU.
  • Over 13,000 alumni working in the field.
Click the icons on the map to see where our students have completed their internships.
=State and Local (Sheriffs included)
=Federal Agencies
=Juvenile Agencies
=Health and Social Service Agencies
=Court and Court Services
=Fire Services
=Private Security Agencies
=Criminalistics (Crime Lab & CSI)
=Requested Employers