CJ Professional

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Law enforcement professionals now have an accelerated pathway for bachelor degree completion. The University of Olivet online Criminal Justice Professional Degree Program is designed for working professionals. The program explores the strategic procedures and leadership skills needed for managing local and government law enforcement resources. Professional and life experience, including police academy training, may be applied toward completing your liberal arts bachelor’s degree.

The University of Olivet faculty is comprised of men and women who have had careers in law enforcement at the city, county or state level. The University of Olivet faculty have the real world experience that helps ensure our graduates are ready and able to advance their careers and become great leaders in their departments.


Online courses are delivered in eight week terms (August, October, January, March, and June), allowing flexibility for working professionals to complete the program.

A Supportive Network

The University of Olivet is a proud member of the National Fraternal Order of Police University (NFOPU), a consortium of colleges and universities that provides members of the National FOP with multi-varied learning programs.

Nationally Recognized

The University of Olivet has been approved by Michigan to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education. At this time, California is not a SARA approved state; consequently, we will not be accepting students that live in California until further notice or approval is granted.

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320 S. Main Street
Olivet, MI 49076

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