The Zane State College Criminal Justice major emphasizes areas of criminal justice to prepare you for a career in the criminal justice profession which include local, state and federal law enforcement, court bailiffs, criminal investigations and criminology. Some of the career paths include, but are not limited to municipal police, sheriff’s deputy, court bailiff, security officers, and positions in the Department of Natural Resources, Homeland Security, local, state and federal correctional facilities, and probation/parole officers.
The degree program is designed to prepare you to enter the criminal justice field, are already employed in the field and wish to advance, and those who seek to continue their education at the baccalaureate level. Criminal Justice professionals play important roles in protecting the public and the administration of justice. Specific admission requirements are available from the Criminal Justice Program Director.
Major: Criminal Justice
Degree: Associate of Applied Science
Location: On Campus
Duration: 2 Years
Type: Public Service