Administration of Justice
The Administration of Justice Program is designed to provide the student an option of emphasizing law enforcement or correctional science. This program provides introductory and journey level course work in Administration of Justice for local, state, federal, and private enterprise levels. This program enhances student development with philosophical, statutory, practical, and, tactical experience and background necessary to successfully compete in a technologically advancing, competitive, and rewarding career field. Upon successful completion of the program the student will be prepared for several career options in the Administration of Justice.
Refer to the General Education Requirements for specific information regarding general education, unit, and scholarship requirements. Completion of the following program requirements, in addition to General Education and college requirements, qualifies the student for an associate degree.
Correctional Science Option
following has been recognized as core course requirements by the Commission
on Correctional Peace Officers Standards and Training (CPOST) for all
new apprentices (entry-level) hired with the Department of Corrections
and Department of the Youth Authority after
In addition to Law Enforcement or Correctional Science option requirements the student must take one of the following courses:
Other Law Enforcement/Correctional Science Options certified by POST and CPOST: