Criminal Justice, Continuing Studies

Why Widener?


Expert Faculty

  • Criminal justice courses are taught by leaders in the field, such as police chiefs, correction professionals, and lawyers (see Courses and Requirements)
  • Classroom climate includes real-world experience
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Hands-On Experience

  • Students will partake in a subject-related internship
  • Internship sites may include state and federal courts, correctional facilities, police departments, and juvenile justice facilities
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Civic Engagement

  • Develop 21st-century skills in critical thinking, collaboration, and socially-responsible leadership
  • Learn through service

Widener University’s Center for Continuing Studies is accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education(MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, 2nd Floor West, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 267-284-5000.