Justice and Public Safety

Justice and Public Safety

The Administration of Justice Program is designed to prepare you for careers within the criminal justice system and legal field including law enforcement, the courts, probation and parole, corrections, and the various social service agencies that support the criminal justice system.

Due to the critical environments and hazardous situations in which you will need to perform, there is a high level of stress, but is balanced by the great rewards of helping people. Thus, these careers require effective human relation and communication skills.

First responder careers such as police, fire fighting and prevention, and emergency medical technology are very competitive, requiring proven skills and training. You will learn the techniques and principles of criminal justice, patrol procedures, ethics, correctional institutions, police management, crime scene procedure and police photography.