The Associate of Science in Criminal Justice prepares individuals to pursue career opportunities in law enforcement. The program focuses on the interrelationship between crime, the criminal justice system, and society as a whole. Students will study the components and processes of the American Justice system including criminology and human behavior. The program also provides a course of study for students intending to transfer to a four year college or university as criminal justice majors.
Salary & Career Outlook
Graduates of the Criminal Justice program may be employed in parish, local and municipal police departments, state police, correction agencies, court systems, and other public and private agencies.