Viterbo University’s website and many of our communication systems such as email and telephone services will be unavailable for parts of Saturday, July 26. In case of emergencies please email

Criminal Justice Completion

Header Image

What makes Viterbo's criminal justice degree completion program special?

  • All of our faculty have teaching and research expertise in the field of criminal justice. In addition, many courses are taught by current criminal justice professionals or individuals with extensive prior experience working in the system.
  • Our graduates secure jobs in all areas of the criminal justice system. Job placements of some recent graduates include the City of La Crosse Police Department, Juneau County Sheriff’s Department, Wisconsin Department of Probation and Parole, Columbia County Jail, ATTIC Correctional Services, and YWCA Mediation and Restorative Justice Services.
  • Students have the opportunity to complete the education requirements for Substance Abuse Counseling Certification, which is required to become licensed as a drug and alcohol counselor in the state of Wisconsin.
  • Our department houses a chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma, the national Criminal Justice Honor Society. Students who meet the eligibility requirements are welcome to join and enjoy the benefits of membership in this prestigious organization.