The Criminal Justice program is a new and exciting program for students interested in law enforcement, criminal law and procedures, crime scene processing, disaster preparedness, ethics, private investigations, surveillance practices in the areas of legal and protective services. Through the Criminal Justice program, students learn legal theory and its application in real world scenarios. Students gain insight into the philosophies and disciplines of a variety of criminal justice and protective service areas working with law enforcements, fire departments, law firms, federal agencies, courthouses and correctional facilities. Students have potential careers in: Law Enforcement, Homeland Security, Forensics, Crime Scene Analysis, DNA Analysis and Fingerprinting, Advanced Communication, Computer and Online Security, Basic First Responder, Fire and Rescue, and Physical Training/Defensive to name a few examples. Students who qualify can earn certifications in CPR, First Aid and 911 Dispatching using a state-of-the-art dispatching simulator.