Criminal Justice Course & Career Information


As a Criminal Justice program student, you'll expand your knowledge and gain career training through a variety of challenging courses. Depending on your specific program, your Advisor will work with you to choose out of the following list of options: 

Core Classes Law Classes Investigation Classes Special Topic Classes
Intro to Criminal Justice Criminal Law  Criminal Evidence and Procedure  Administration of Criminal Justice
Intro to Corrections Constitutional Law Criminal Investigations Criminology
  Cyber Law Basic Forensics Juvenile Justice
    Forensics Photography Ethics and Leadership
      Interpersonal Communications in Criminal Justice
      Advanced Policing 

The Criminal Justice Program offers several courses through online options and distance learning options.  

A full listing of program courses and their descriptions can be found in the credit catalog.


Graduates of criminal justice programs are in high demand in today's competitive job market. Possible career options include positions as:

  • Police Officers
  • Corrections Officers
  • Criminal Investigators
  • Homeland Security Specialists
  • Private/Commercial Security Officers
  • Federal Agents

*Some careers may require a bachelor's degree or higher and/or additional training.

View Salary Information from the U.S. Dept. of Labor.

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