Criminal Justice

This is a two year program for high school juniors and seniors. Students learn the different aspects of law enforcement learning theory in the classroom and practical applications through hands-on experiences. In this course, students visit jail facilities and witness court proceedings to view the criminal justice system firsthand.

Students will learn:

  • Corrections
  • Crime scene investigating
  • Fingerprinting
  • Criminal procedures
  • Laws and ethics

Certifications
Students earn industry recognized credentials through Precision Exams. Students test in area Law Enforcement.

Dual Credit
The Dual Credit Program, offered through Crowder College, allows high school students, while still attending the high school program at Crowder College Technical Education Center, the opportunity to enroll in and receive both high school and college credit during normal class hours. Participation in the dual credit program enables high school students to get a “head start” on their college career as well as prepare them for the challenges of college courses. Please refer to the Dual Credit requirements for more information.

College Enrollment
For more information regarding degree/certificates available in Criminal Justice

Employment
Possible employers after college: police departments, social services, security companies

Possible job titles after college: security guard, police officer, criminal psychologist