Criminal Justice / Home Land Security - Associate Degree at RETS College - Online
The Criminal Justice/Home land Security program prepares students academically and professionally for entry level positions in the criminal justice field as correction officers, law enforcement officers, probation officers, private security personnel and parole officers. Employment with certain law enforcement agencies may require separate certification through a basic police training academy. The curriculum is designed to provide an education that is practical and relevant to the existing and emerging careers in the criminal justice field. This series of online courses is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in traditional criminal justice, focusing on such vital topics as criminal law, investigation and the American court system. Students are exposed to issues in homeland security and terrorism computer based crime and multiculturalism in law enforcement. The graduate can demonstrate communication and employability skills and can apply appropriate business ethics to all areas of the job.