Administration of Justice

Are you interested in the law?

This program provides you with the skills and knowledge to enter a career in law enforcement. You will be prepared for entry-level civilian positions such as a police officer, drug enforcement agent, and more. You will also be prepared to continue on to a pre-law degree.

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Career Opportunities

The administration of justice program will prepare you for work in a variety of occupations and career paths, including:

  • Police Patrol Officer
  • Intelligence Analysts

Degrees and Certificates

Change your life with an administration of justice degree and/or certificate. Our program gives you options to explore.

About degrees and certificates

A certificate readily prepares you to enter a particular field or career. It can also give you new skills for advancement in the workplace.

Associate Degrees:
An associate degree requires a broader education for career options in a range of industries. It's a great step towards earning a bachelor degree at a four-year school or entering the workforce sooner.

Associate Degrees for Transfer:
A transfer degree is equivalent to the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program. Earning one can guarantee admission to California State Universities, some private and online universities, and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). ADTs, along with a transfer agreement guarantee (TAG) with the University of California system can help you achieve your goals for less. Learn about transfer services.