Program Overview

Criminal Justice Technology - Certificate

Evidence markers sit on a desk as a Criminal Justice Technology student measures the distance between areas of a training crime scene.

* This program can be completed online.
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.
Spring Application Deadline is Oct 15

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$1140.00

Location

NDC

Credit Hours

15

Program Stats

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Average Class Size

16
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Estimated Completion Time

8 months

Current and Upcoming Course Offerings

Course Number Title Credit Hours
CJC-111 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3