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School of Criminal Justice - Private Security

University offers Criminal Justice degree, diplomas and certificate programs with specialization in Private Security to professionals looking for a flexible, widely recognized and self-paced education. ’s Private Security programs will provide you the necessary skills which will help you grow and excel in your field.

All the programs offered by the School of Criminal Justice, with specialization in Private Security, surpass those of other world-class universities in terms of ease & flexibility, affordability, and quality of education. ’s Private Security programs, accredited by International Accreditation Organization (IAO), are taught by expert faculty comprising professionals and leading industry experts. These learned individuals have designed a comprehensive 21st century curriculum that focuses on the challenges professionals like you are currently faced with.

Below are the fee structure and the time required to complete Private Security programs at :
  • Degree program fees: $4,500 - $14,400 Time: less than 1 year
  • Diploma program fees: $2,700 - $4,500 Time: less than 5 months
  • Certificate program fees: $499 - $1,800 Time: less than 3 months

About Private Security Major:

The Private Security programs offered at , cover a wide range of topics including Introduction to Private Security, Fundamentals of Protection and Safety, Proactive Security, Terrorism, Security and Technology, Homeland Security and advanced topics like Private Security Management, Private Security and Public Safety leading towards bright prospects in the field of Private Security. Read more


The faculty at the School of Criminal Justice consists of highly devoted teachers who have served as crime prevention specialists, criminal investigators, loss prevention managers and corrections and security officers. Possessing a professional background of such diversified fields, these faculty members are an academy in themselves, leading individuals to make the most out of their careers in the criminal science field.

Employment opportunities in this field consist of security guards and private detectives and gamin surveillance officers. Security guards and gaming surveillance officers patrol and inspect property against fire, theft, vandalism, terrorism, and illegal activity. Security guards work in a wide variety of environments, including public buildings, retail stores, and office buildings. Gaming surveillance officers do most of their work in casino observation rooms, using audio and video equipments. Employment in this field is expected to grow by 18 %. The annual pay in this field ranges from $24,380 to $42,870.