The Delta College criminal justice program is designed to give you specialized knowledge of the criminal justice field combined with a broad general educational background.
As a graduate of this program, depending on the option chosen, you would be prepared to seek employment as a police officer, private security, or prepare for careers in federal government, pre-law and many other related careers.
You'll find job growth on the rise, with a predeicted increase of 4% over the next 10 years.
In this field, it is estimated you could earn $51,300 a year.
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- Patrol Officer
- Police Detective
- Criminal Investigator
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About Delta's Program
The program offers theoretical, practical and technical instruction designed to meet an ever-increasing demand and continuous upgrading of personnel by law enforcement agencies.
Why you should choose Delta
Life is busy. But that shouldn't get in the way of your education. Delta offers classes at night, on weekends and online to make taking classes and getting that degree easier. Plus, Delta has off-campus centers so you can take classes even closer to home.
You can get hands-on experience in your field while you're working toward that degree. I know. It's awesome! Plus, you'll even get paid. That's co-op! Check it out.
At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis but we do have some online tutoring options.
Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.
In fact, if you're interested in earning a bachelor's in Law Enforcement you have several options by coming to Delta first, and then transferring.
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