Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
The Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice is designed to prepare students for entry-level advanced positions in a variety of criminal justice careers. These career opportunities include, but are not limited to, the law enforcement agencies, counseling and social services or human services agencies, court management and administration units, Probation and Parole and Specialized Security Organizations. This program is also offered online.
The Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice also provides students currently working in the field with the competencies and credentials necessary for career advancement and the skills needed to obtain supervisory/development, and management positions. Additionally, this degree program provides excellent preparation for graduate and professional studies in criminal justice and its related fields.
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The Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, which builds upon the Associate Degree, develops practitioners who are educated, ethical thinkers who can apply their knowledge to serving others in various aspects of society, as leaders and managers. Unlike many colleges which only offer one field placement, students in this program receive real-world experience by completing two supervised field placements. This program is also offered online.
Monroe’s Bachelor degree in Human Services provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to seek employment in management and leadership roles working with adults and children in a variety of settings such as social service agencies, mental health and substance abuse treatment facilities, domestic abuse shelters and community centers. Graduates of the program are professionals who can meet the needs of diverse communities with integrity and sensitivity, and are prepared for further education and lifetime learning.
Employment in this area is projected to grow 21% from 2015 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations. The expansion of the adult day care system, growth in group homes and residential care facilities, and the accommodation for people who are handicapped or mentally ill, emphasizes the need for qualified professionals with a degree in Human Services. Additionally, as health care and government agencies place more value on prevention as opposed to treatment, Human Services graduates can expect to benefit from increased funding for treatment programs in both the public and private sectors. Bachelor's (BS) Degree in Human Services Consumer Information