Information about this exciting field:
Criminal justice is the study of crime and the administration of justice involving law enforcement, courts, correctional institutions, and juvenile systems. This exciting and dynamic field focuses on the understanding and application of legal concepts, investigative techniques, evidence collection and presentation, unique juvenile laws, crime prevention, and the improvement of public safety. Graduates who are currently working in the criminal justice field will enhance career potential. Persons entering the criminal justice field will be prepared to pursue diverse opportunities in law enforcement, corrections, security, investigation, and public protection.
Is this program for me?
A proud, competent law enforcement professional. That’s what the dynamic Criminal Justice Technology program will prepare you to become. It’s hard work. The complexities of today’s diverse communities demand that criminal justice professionals are highly educated and well trained. Our Criminal Justice Technology program fits the bill. Here are some qualities and skills that are essential for the successful Criminal Justice Technology graduate:
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Physical strength and stamina
- Outstanding decision making, and teamwork
- Skilled communication
- Strong organization skills
- Sound judgment and integrity
- Strong problem solving/analytical skills
- Principles of Law Enforcement
- Juvenile Justice
- Homeland Security
Where might I find a job?
Criminal Justice Technology graduates find employment with law enforcement and corrections agencies in the private and public sectors, forensic laboratories, or the judicial court system.
Criminal justice courses are offered at the on multiple campuses and some courses offered online.
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