Criminal Justice Programs

CCBC's criminal justice studies program offers a degree and certificate option for students who want to enter a highly rewarding career in the criminal justice field.

The School of Justice at CCBC allows students to customize their educational experience and meet their personal goals by offering students a variety of classroom options. Courses are offered on a full or part-time basis, and degree requirements can be fulfilled through evening, weekend, and online course offerings.


Associate of Applied Science Certificate

Sample Occupations

  • Law enforcement
  • Criminalistics
  • Juvenile services
  • Private investigations
  • Private security
  • Parole and probation
  • Corrections
  • Victim Services
  • Courtroom support

Job Outlook

Employment in the criminal justice field is expected to grow about as fast as average (increase 9 to 17 percent) for all occupations through 2014 according to the Occupational Outlook Handbook. At the local and State levels, growth is likely to continue well into the future.