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Abraham Lincoln University

About Abraham Lincoln University

Abraham Lincoln University is a nationally accredited institution dedicated to providing focused, practical, online courses at all degree levels. In addition to our flagship law school, our programs include associate, undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate degrees, plus diplomas and certificates, in law, criminal justice, business administration, general studies, IT, and more. Students choose ALU to advance their careers in areas that reflect their interests and passions.

Criminal Justice

An online Associate of Science in Criminal Justice is a unique way to master the concepts of the legal system, law enforcement, evidence handling, and crime scene investigation. The field of Criminal Justice centers on the control of criminal behavior in the maintenance of public order. The program covers such skills as the secure management, safe keeping, and control of suspects and inmates, which must be performed in a humane manner in compliance with the constitutional standards. The Associate degree prepares students to think critically about issues such as criminology, administration, criminal investigation, evidence, and procedures.

The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice includes developing an understanding of the advanced concepts of the primary functions of law enforcement, prosecution, trial, corrections, juvenile offenders, handling evidence, crime scene investigation, and associated responsibilities. In addition, the program builds skills in areas such as the secure management, safe keeping, and control of inmates committed to jail or prison custody, which must be performed in a humane manner in compliance with the constitutional standards. The Bachelor program provides a broad base of criminal justice concepts and problem-solving skills applicable to contemporary issues in the field.

Investigation

The Certificate of Investigation focuses on developing skills related to criminal investigation and criminalistics. Students will learn the rules and ethics of crime scene investigations in order to analyze diverse crime scenes and apply that knowledge to real life scenarios. Successful students in this certificate program who want to pursue a full degree at a later date may transfer their earned certificate courses towards one of Abraham Lincoln University’s Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree programs.

Legal Assistant

The Certificate in Legal Assisting helps students to develop the skills necessary for effective legal writing, document processing, and legal research. The certificate will prepare students for an entry level legal assistant position in legal services, and law offices. Successful students in this certificate program who want to pursue a full degree at a later date may transfer their earned certificate courses towards one of Abraham Lincoln University’s Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree programs.

Legal Studies

The Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the legal system. The program covers major topics in legal studies in core courses, after which students can then focus on specific areas of interests through electives. For students who wish to become paralegals at law firms, corporate legal departments, government agencies, and non-profit organizations, or to proceed further to legal graduate study, this program will provide a foundation for career and academic advancement.

Paralegal Studies

The Paralegal Studies program offers students the opportunity to study legal principles online at a depth that will give them a competitive edge in the paralegal field and advance their careers. Upon completion of the fifteen-course degree, students can sit for the National Association for Legal Assistants (NALA) Certificate exam. Paralegal students are given a student-account with Westlaw and our classes will help you become efficient in online legal research. Students will also take specialty courses and general education courses for a well-rounded education.

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Campus Locations

Albuquerque - Online

Online

Albuquerque,

NM
87121

Antioch - Online

Online

Antioch,

TN
37013

Aurora - Online

Online

Aurora,

CO
80013

Bangor - Online

Online

Bangor,

ME
04401

Beaverton - Online

Online

Beaverton,

OR
97007

Brockton - Online

Online

Brockton,

MA
02301

Broken Arrow - Online

Online

Broken Arrow,

OK
74012

Burlington - Online

Online

Burlington,

VT
05401

Charlotte - Online

Online

Charlotte,

NC
28269

Cheyenne - Online

Online

Cheyenne,

WY
82001

Chicago - Online

Online

Chicago,

IL
60629

Corona - Online

Online

Corona,

NY
11368

Dubuque - Online

Online

Dubuque,

ID
52001

El Paso - Online

Online

El Paso,

TX
79936

Fargo - Online

Online

Fargo,

ND
58103

Hamilton - Online

Online

Hamilton,

OH
45011

Hialeah - Online

Online

Hialeah,

FL
33012

Jonesboro - Online

Online

Jonesboro,

AR
72401

Kalispell - Online

Online

Kalispell,

MT
59901

Lakewood - Online

Online

Lakewood,

NJ
08701

Las Vegas - Online

Online

Las Vegas,

NV
89110

Lawrenceville - Online

Online

Lawrenceville,

GA
30043

Lincoln - Online

Online

Lincoln,

NE
68516

Manchester - Online

Online

Manchester,

NH
03103

Marrero - Online

Online

Marrero,

LA
70072

Milwaukee - Online

Online

Milwaukee,

WI
53215

Montgomery - Online

Online

Montgomery,

AL
36117

New Castle - Online

Online

New Castle,

DE
19720

Norwalk - Online

Online

Norwalk,

CA
90650

Olathe - Online

Online

Olathe,

KS
66062

Olive Branch - Online

Online

Olive Branch,

MS
38654

Parkville - Online

Online

Parkville,

MD
21234

Pasco - Online

Online

Pasco,

WA
99301

Pawtucket - Online

Online

Pawtucket,

RI
02860

Philadelphia - Online

Online

Philadelphia,

PA
19120

Rapid City - Online

Online

Rapid City,

SD
57701

Richmond - Online

Online

Richmond,

KY
40475

Saint Paul - Online

Online

Saint Paul,

MN
55106

Saint Peters - Online

Online

Saint Peters,

MO
63376

Salt Lake City - Online

Online

Salt Lake City,

UT
84118

Stamford - Online

Online

Stamford,

CT
06902

Summerville - Online

Online

Summerville,

SC
29483

Taylor - Online

Online

Taylor,

MI
48180

Twin Falls - Online

Online

Twin Falls,

ID
83301

Waipahu - Online

Online

Waipahu,

HI
96797

Washington - Online

Online

Washington,

DC
20011

Wasilla - Online

Online

Wasilla,

AK
99654

West Lafayette - Online

Online

West Lafayette,

IN
47906

Wheeling - Online

Online

Wheeling,

WV
26003

Woodbridge - Online

Online

Woodbridge,

VA
22193

Yuma - Online

Online

Yuma,

AZ
85364

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