Are you considering a career in law enforcement? Do you like the idea of working in private security? The Criminal Justice associate degree program at our San Leandro, CA campus was created to meet the practical needs of federal, state and local law enforcement, as well as those of private security and investigation firms. So if you’re considering Criminal Justice schools in San Leandro and the Bay Area, add Carrington College to your list.
- The San Leandro program culminates in an Associate of Science degree in Criminal Justice and can typically be completed in as few as 15 months
- Receive training in investigative techniques, security system analysis, and physical/property protection
- Discover the communication standards expected by law enforcement agencies
- Get an education that can help put a career in this exciting, challenging field within your grasp
Earn your Criminal Justice degree in San Leandro
The San Leandro Criminal Justice program is made up of 10 courses that cover comprehensive investigation studies, including rules of evidence, search and seizure, chain of evidence procedures and criminal intelligence. The degree program also includes crime scene forensics, interrogation, security system analysis, physical protection of people and property, and other practical field techniques.
Our San Leandro Criminal Justice classes are taught by experienced faculty members who are very knowledgeable in their field. They provide students with an appreciation of the skills required for most entry level clerical, technical, sworn* and non-sworn positions within the Criminal Justice system. San Leandro Criminal Justice graduates should be able to:
- Demonstrate a sound level of knowledge of the U.S. Criminal Justice system
- Display an understanding of diverse investigative rules and techniques
- Show the critical thinking, information management, and communication skills expected of an entry level Criminal Justice professional
San Leandro Criminal Justice classes enrolling soon
The Criminal Justice field can provide a diverse range of career opportunities; in addition to traditional law enforcement agencies, those with a Criminal Justice degree can pursue positions within healthcare, business and government agencies.
If a career in law enforcement, security, or loss prevention is something you’ve been giving serious thought to, you should examine our San Leandro Criminal Justice associate degree program closely, because classes will be enrolling soon. Discuss your options with a Carrington College Enrollment Services Representative today.