Criminal Justice Department
Degree: Associate in Science
College Code: CRJ.AS
Program DescriptionThe criminal justice program prepares students for employment with municipal, county, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. This program has both a career and a transfer component.
The program provides students with the skills necessary for comprehending the sociological, psychological, and economic causes of crime; helps students to demonstrate an understanding of the Constitution of the United States and a respect for the rights of all citizens; and helps students to apply logic and critical thinking skills to resolving problems of the criminal justice practitioner.
- Law enforcement officer at the municipal, county, and state levels
- Correctional officer
- Investigator within the county, state, and federal governments
- Probation aide
Stephen A. Addezio, M.S.