Grace Chang

  • Overview: An Online Degree in Criminal Justice

    Like many degree programs, online criminal justice degrees are becoming increasingly popular. Coursework and/or interest in information security are especially popular among students pursuing an online degree. This is because much of information security are now associated databases and computer security; thus, many students are already familiar and comfortable...
  • Overview: An Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice

    In general, a criminal justice equips you with knowledge of crime, punishment, law, order, and the court and correction system. At the very foundation of studying criminal justice, one is expected to understand personal and professional rights and the process of putting someone in jail. Specific courses and concentration,...
  • Comparing Criminal Law & Civil Law

    Whether it is a criminal case or a civil case, it is important to have a basic understanding of what to expect moving forward, as well as the procedures of solving the dispute of either case. If you are involved in a legal dispute — whether it is criminal...
  • Overview: A Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice

    There are many different types of jobs, from law enforcement to administrator, in the field of criminal justice. Regardless of the type of job you have or aspire to have, all those in the field of criminal justice work to uphold the law and protect the innocent. They also...
  • Overview: A Degree in Criminal Justice

    The study of criminal justice usually involves topics such as statistics, methods of research, policing, criminal courts, corrections, victimology, theories of prevention, and more. It is distinctly different from criminology, which is the study of crime as a social phenomenon, causes of crime, criminal behavior, and other aspects of...
  • Advantages of Choosing An Online Program in Social Work

    Juggling work, family, or both can be difficult when you want to get an education due to the rigid schedules of earning a degree traditionally. That’s why most people who are working full time or already have families choose to pursue their degrees online. Whether you want to become...
  • Becoming a Social Worker: the Pros and Cons

    Social work, like all careers, have both good things and bad things about the job. It is important for someone who aspire to be a social worker to see if, for them, the good of the job outweighs the bad. Here are some pros and cons of being a...
  • What You Should Know Before Becoming a Social Worker

    Most people tend to relate social work to what they see from TV — government workers who break apart families or take other people’s children away. In reality, however, there are many different kinds of social workers who deal with all kinds of people. Social work is a service...
  • An Overview of Social Workers

    A social worker’s job description goes beyond helping individuals with their problems. They can help others cope with different challenges such as disabilities or illness, serve as counselors for those with mental health or addictions, assist in the process of adoption, and more. They aid individuals to overcome social...