Criminal Justice Technology Degree

Representing Criminal Justice programThe 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.

Program Description copied from Curriculum Standard

Program Learning Outcomes

P1:Students will demonstrate competence in investigative skills.
P2: Students will demonstrate competency in identifying liability issues and resolving the same.

Program of Study
Admission Requirements

Contact

Susan McIntyre, Chairperson
(252) 222-6230
Wayne West Building, Room: 203
email: mcintyres@carteret.edu