The Criminal Justice Technology curriculum is designed to provide knowledge of criminal justice systems and operations. Study will focus on local, state, and federal law enforcement, judicial processes, corrections, and security services. The criminal justice system’s role within society will be explored.
Emphasis is on criminal justice systems, criminology, juvenile justice, criminal and constitutional law, investigative principles, ethics, and community relations. Additional study may include issues and concepts of government, counseling communications, computers, and technology.
Employment opportunities exist in a variety of local, state, and federal law enforcement, corrections, and security fields. Examples include police officer, deputy sheriff, county detention officer, state trooper, intensive probation/parole surveillance officer, correctional officer, and loss prevention specialist.
Criminal Justice Degree and Certificate Requirements
For more information contact:
Criminal Justice Instructor
Phone: (252) 246-1217
Dean of Business and Applied Technologies
Phone: (252) 246-1339
Basic Law Enforcement Training
Director of Law Enforcement Training
Department: Continuing Education
Phone: (252) 246-1365
Office: Law Enforcement Academy