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Jun
26

California School of Forensic Studies Launches Institute, Advanced Practice Certificates

SAN DIEGO, June 25, 2019 — The California School of Forensic Studies (CSFS) at Alliant International Universityhas launched the California Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Behavioral Science, Public Safety, and Justice. The institute is dedicated to providing law enforcement, security professionals, mental and allied health professionals, and other first responders with practical forensic education and training. The Institute’s Advanced Practice Certificates, all offered online, cover diverse subject areas while […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Featured News . Forensics
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Jul
07

What’s the Difference Between Criminology and Criminal Justice

“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” debuted on television in 2000, introducing many people to the unique field of forensics. Although it eventually left the air a decade and a half later (while spawning several spinoffs), the savvy investigators featured on the show left a mark on many viewers. It is projected that through the year 2024, the field of forensic science will grow by 20%–27% higher than […]

By Alliant Team | Forensics
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Dec
03

What Jobs Can You Get with a Criminology Degree?

An Applied Criminology degree program is designed to enhance the skill set and employ-ability of those interested in the ever-evolving field of criminology. By combining theory, research and best practices, Applied Criminology programs provide advanced instruction on issues of criminal justice, victim services, security, forensic psychology and criminal law. As with any degree, it’s important to know what type of jobs are available before making […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education . Forensics
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Nov
09

What Can I Do with a Criminal Justice Degree?

A criminal justice degree provides students with the foundation to succeed in a variety of careers. From law enforcement to the legal system, public service to private practices, graduates of a criminal justice program can seek employment in a wide range of career fields. Below are a few divisions of criminal justice – and career options within those fields – that criminal justice majors can […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Law
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Nov
06

Sex Crimes and Paraphilia Webinar

On Thursday, November 19, 2015, join Alliant Professor Eric Hickey, Ph.D., for a webinar exploring the dark side of the human mind. This presentation explores sexual predators and their relational paraphiliac attachments, focusing on investigative profiling, sex offending and psychopathy. “Sexual predators often develop non-consensual sexual relationships or relational paraphilic attachments (RPA) to their victims. These paraphilic relationships are borne in fantasy and explored in […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Psychology
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Sep
21

Training Series on PTSD in Berkeley & Pasadena

On October 7 in Berkeley and October 22 in Pasadena there will be training workshops entitled “Understanding Trauma: Forensic and Military Cultural Aspects of PTSD and Effective Solutions.” This seminar includes a firsthand look at how post trauma growth and client based resiliency is having a dramatic impact on changing recidivism rates and provident living within local communities. Education will be provided from subject matter […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education
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Jul
27

Dr. Glenn Lipson Interviewed on KUSI News

CSFS Professor Dr. Glenn Lipson sat down with San Diego KUSI News to give his insights into last week’s Louisiana movie theater shooting. Dr. Lipson and commentator Dan Plante discuss what might have caused the Louisiana case and others like it.

By Cielo Villasenor | Education
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Sep
25

Dr. Glenn Lipson Presents at NASDTEC Professional Practice Institute for Educators

Interim Program Director and Professor of forensic psychology Dr. Glenn. S. Lipson is presenting at the upcoming National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification’s (NASDTEC) 18th Annual Professional Practices Institute (PPI) for  for state, province, and country regulators and investigators. The conference will be held in Newport, Rhode Island on October 28-30, 2014.  Under the theme, Educator Integrity—Shining a Beacon for the Profession, Lipson’s session topic […]

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