Sacramento State University, Sam Houston State University and Kaplan University are top-rated law enforcement schools, according to Criminal Justice Degree Hub. The University of Pennsylvania and the John Jay College of Criminal Justice also have respected law enforcement degree programs.
Sacramento State University has a large, competitive undergraduate law enforcement program. The curriculum focuses on general knowledge and prepares students to pursue advanced degrees in law enforcement. The University's College of Continuing Education also offers a certificate program in crime and intelligence analysis.
Sam Houston State University offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in law enforcement and forensic science. Students in the College of Criminal Justice learn from experts in the field and have access to prestigious research opportunities.
Kaplan University offers two online law enforcement degree programs. The associate degree program emphasizes the history and evolution of the American criminal justice system, and the bachelor's degree program concentrates on practical investigative principles and techniques. Kaplan University prepares students for careers in corrections, law enforcement and security.