Degrees Designed for Today’s Law Enforcement Professionals

Developed by a police chief with 33 years of law enforcement experience, CalSouthern’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and Master of Science in Law Enforcement Executive Leadership give you the real-world knowledge and skills you need to rise to a leadership position in a 21st-century law enforcement organization.

Higher education can be the key to earning promotions in rank and pay increases, landing specialized assignments and developing a comprehensive understanding of total departmental operations.

Here are just a few reasons why more and more law enforcement professionals are choosing CalSouthern:

  • Experienced Faculty

    Receive one-on-one instruction from dedicated professors who are also experienced law enforcement professionals

  • Career-Relevant Curriculum

    Degrees are developed with input from a team of police chiefs and law enforcement leaders to reflect current trends and best practices

  • Convenience and Flexibility

    With monthly course starts, 100-percent online courses and no required group work, you can study at your own pace, on your own schedule

  • Law Enforcement Discount

    Law enforcement professionals receive a 10-percent discount on CalSouthern’s already-affordable tuition


CalSouthern Benefits

The School of Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement

CalSouthern’s School of Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement offers online degree programs designed by law enforcement professionals to provide the knowledge and practical skills required to succeed in a 21st-century law enforcement organization.

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Dr. Gregory D. Herbert, Dean of the School of Criminal Justice

Prior to his tenure at CalSouthern, Dr. Gregory D. Herbert had a long and distinguished career in the United States Air Force, retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel after 22 years. A radar navigator on a B-52 crew, Dr. Herbert served his country on deployments to Egypt and Kuwait. It was during his military career that Dr. Herbert’s lifelong love of learning first developed. Today, Dr. Herbert is the dean of the School of Business and School of Criminal Justice at CalSouthern.

  • Dean Gregory Herbert

    Dr. Gregory Herbert, Dean