Careers & Outcomes

Careers & Outcomes

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, professionals with at least a bachelor’s degree earn, on average, $1,000 more per week than those with just a high school diploma. In addition, bachelor’s degree graduates enjoy a 50% increase in job security. Find out more about the different careers you can get into with an online degree from Central Christian College.

BS in Criminal Justice

Pursue an exciting career in law enforcement, investigations, homeland security and more when you complete the online bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Central Christian College of Kansas. This online Criminal Justice degree is designed for students who wish to secure positions in law enforcement, public administration, corrections, social services and the judicial system. Career opportunities include:

  • Forensic Science Technician

  • US Marshal

  • Fish and Game Warden

  • Police Officer

  • State Trooper

  • Private Investigator

  • Crime Scene Investigator

  • Probation Officer

  • FBI Agent

  • Secret Service Agent

  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agent

Average salary ranges from $60,000 as a Police Officer to $85,000 as a First Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives.

 

BS in Healthcare Administration

degree in Healthcare Administration is often the minimum requirement for most medical and health services manager positions. Healthcare administrators plan and direct services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, outpatient care centers, diagnostic laboratories and public health agencies.

Career opportunities include:

  • Nursing Home Administrator                       

  • Clinical Manager

  • Health Information Manager                        

  • Assistant Administrator

  • Medical and Health Service Manager          

  • Medical Practice Manager

  • Human Resource Manager                           

  • Abulatory Services Manager

  • Provider Network Director                            

  • Outpatient Care Supervisor

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for a professional in a healthcare administration role is $94,500. Health services manager positions are expected to grow 17 percent between by 2024.

 

BS in Organizational Leadership

Graduates of this Bachelor of Science in Business – Organizational Leadership online degree program can look forward to supervisory and management opportunities in the private, public and nonprofit sectors. Top fields include Organization Management, Human Resources, Training and Development and Business Analysis.

Specific high-growth organizational leadership careers include:

  • Executive management

  • Nonprofit and community leadership

  • Public administration

  • Human resources

  • Consulting

The median salary for positions related to the above organizational leadership careers was $79,900 annually.* Some of the jobs listed were Human Resources Manager ($89,000), Restaurant General Manager ($85,000), Managing Director of Professional Development and Training ($90,000).

*Source: CEB Talent Neuron

 

BS in Psychology

The online Psychology bachelor's degree introduces you to a broad view of the field, while at the same time providing the expertise needed to excel in the discipline. You interact with many of the major theories and gain an understanding of the role psychology plays within the broader scope of all academic disciplines

Potential Careers in Psychology:

About the BS Psychology Program

  • Counselor

  • School Psychologist

  • Forensic Psychologist

  • Clinical Psychologist

  • Sports Psychologist

  • Special Education Teacher

  • Industrial-Organizational Psychologist

Some of the jobs listed were School Psychologist for a Middle School ($90,900) and Sports Psychologist ($86,000).*

*Source: CEB Talent Neuron

 

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor's of business administration degree holders work in every professional industry – from healthcare to technology, business, finance, social services, marketing, protective services and transportation.

Potential Business Administration careers include:

  • Sales Management                         

  • Financial Management

  • Human Resources Management   

  • Food Service Management

  • Healthcare Administration              

  • Marketing Management

The median salary for some of the careers listed was $111,000.* Some of the jobs listed were Junior Project Manager Marketing ($60,000), Senior Manager Revenue Management ($134,000), Associate Director Management & Leadership Development ($74,000).

*Source: CEB Talent Nueron

 

Associate of Arts

People with Associate of Arts degrees work in every industry – from healthcare to technology, business, finance, protective services and transportation. Professionals with an associate degree earn an estimated $325,000 more in a lifetime than those with just a high school diploma. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, AA degree job opportunities are expected to grow by 17.6% through 2022 – making it the second fastest growing educational group.

Potential career paths for Associate of Arts:

The median salary for someone with an Associate’s degree for the careers listed was $61,550. Some of the jobs listed were Financial Aid Specialist ($53,000), Housing Inspections Coordinator ($48,000), Child Support Officer ($82,800).

 

Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice

The Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice is designed for students wanting to advance their career in law enforcement, corrections, social services, or the judicial system.

Career opportunities include:

  • Forensic Science Technician                              

  • US Marshal

  • Fish and Game Warden                                      

  • Police Officer

  • State Trooper                                                       

  • Private Investigator

  • Crime Scene Investigator                                   

  • Probation Officer

  • FBI Agent                                                               

  • Secret Service Agent

  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agent

Some of the positions listed for criminal justice careers include Probation Corrections Officer ($51,250) and Police Officer ($85,000).*

*Source: CEB Talent Neuron