Tag Archives: criminal justice degree

4 Secrets to Excelling in a Criminal Justice Degree Program

For students seeking a criminal justice degree, college is an exciting and busy experience. Luckily, we’ve pulled together four secrets that will help you excel in criminal justice school. 1.  You Can Fill Your Resume While in SchoolAs you’ve probably heard many times before, experience is one of the most important pieces to landing many
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How It Pays to Get an ‘A’

Recently, criminal justice degree student, Jennifer Severs, was tasked with an assignment to write a research paper for her Minnesota School of Business-Online class. What she may not have realized at the time was how this paper would eventually lead to her receiving a $100 Amazon gift card for her excellent research and writing skills!
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Alumni Update: Where Are They Now?

At the end of every quarter, Minnesota School of Business must say goodbye to the students who have completed their degree programs and are entering the world as graduates. However, saying goodbye at graduation doesn’t (and shouldn’t) have to be forever. Through this blog series, we will highlight a handful of graduates as they’ve made
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Interning in Jail: A Criminal Justice Student’s Story

Jennifer Miller, a criminal justice degree student who graduated from Minnesota School of Business-Lakeville this quarter with a Bachelor of Science degree, spent the spring interning with the public defenders office, working within the Dakota County Jail. The internship allowed her to apply skills she gained from her courses and gave her an opportunity to
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This Grad’s Niche: Veterans Issues and Restorative Justice

Air Force veteran and criminal justice degree graduate Kayci Wendland has been motivated since high school to make a difference through her service to others. Initially a High School Advantage student at Minnesota School of Business-St. Cloud, she began early to formulate her career path in justice. She began college courses in paralegal studies then
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How Brittany Witte Gets the Most Out of College

Brittany Witte, a criminal justice degree student from Minnesota School of Business-Blaine, is currently completing an internship for credits at the Alexandra House, an organization that provides domestic violence and sexual violence services to victims from across Minnesota. The Alexandra House has two locations, one in Blaine and another in Anoka.  All of their services
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Learn How This Graduate Did Justice to Her Life Path – And You Can, Too

Minnesota School of Business-Rochester recently spent some time with one of our most committed and passionate students, Tammy Wolford, to learn about her experience at our school. Learn how her life has added value to her criminal justice degree and how her degree will bring value to the lives of others. Why did you choose
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Students Step Up as 24-Hour Crisis Line Advocates

Students in the criminal justice degree program at Minnesota School of Business-Rochester will complete an internship as volunteers with Olmsted County’s Victim Services. These criminal justice students will be volunteering as crisis line advocates for the 24-hour crisis line to provide direct support to victims/survivors and their families. Completing an internship that provides a real
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