Global and Human Studies & Health and Public Service

Criminal Justice

Looking for a rewarding career that makes a difference in your community? Consider a career in Criminal Justice.

Criminal justice is a well-respected field that involves skilled personnel who are drawn to making an impact in their community. In addition to serving the greater good, those working in law enforcement and criminal justice are in high demand with great job and earning opportunities.

Individuals in criminal justice earn good salaries and benefits. Specific careers include:

  • Police Officer & Sheriff’s Patrol Officers

  • Corrections Officer

  • Juvenile and Adult Probation Officer

  • Emergency Services Dispatcher

  • Correctional Officers Supervisor

  • District Attorneys and Criminal Defense Attorneys

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The Criminal Justice Program is designed to prepare students for transfer and for exciting career opportunities in pre-law, law enforcement, or corrections. Our program also informs students who want to better understand their rights and how the criminal justice system works.

By completing just 60 units, you can earn an A.S. Degree-Transfer for students wishing to continue on to earn a B.S. Degree. Learn more

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