|Academic alliance with FBI National Academy attracts more law enforcement professionals to Lewis University
Published: November 2, 2012.
Lewis University is now a member of the Academic Alliance of the FBI National Academy Associates, Inc. The FBINAA is a non-profit, international organization dedicated to providing professional training, education and information to members within all 50 states and internationally. With over 18,000 members, the FBINAA promotes the academic programs of Academic Alliance member institutions through internal publications and other means of communication.
“The academic alliance with the FBINAA provides a broader exposure of Lewis University’s academic programs and allows law enforcement professionals across the nation to learn more about the accredited and flexible learning options that Lewis University offers,” said Dr. Calvin Edwards, professor and chair of the Justice, Law And Public Safety Studies program.
Lewis is being highlighted on the FBINAA website, as an accredited university offering degree programs for law enforcement executives and other professionals. With one of the nation’s largest criminal/social justice programs, Lewis University attracts law enforcement professionals from across the country. Students receive personalized learning and are mentored by experienced and nationally-renowned faculty. Many Lewis University graduates hold high-level and public sector positions in the FBI, Secret Service, and the Department of Homeland Security.
Lewis University is a Catholic university offering distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 6,500 traditional and adult students. Lewis offers multiple campus locations, online degree programs, and a variety of formats that provide accessibility and convenience to a growing student population. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis prepares intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected, and socially responsible graduates. The ninth largest private not-for-profit university in Illinois, Lewis has been nationally recognized by The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report.