The Mt. SAC Administration of Justice program is designed to familiarize you with the functions and relationships of the police, prosecution, courts, probation and correctional systems of the United States.
The Administration of Justice program offers practical and technical instruction designed to meet the increasing demand for criminal justice system employees, and to provide an opportunity for current employees to upgrade their skills.
Specialized courses in areas related to your own professional and academic interest may be chosen. You may select from courses in criminal law, legal aspects of evidence, criminal investigations, traffic control, narcotics and vice control community relations, and more.
An associate degree earned at Mt. SAC may lead to career opportunities as a city police officer, deputy sheriff, highway patrol officer or correctional officer. Some supporting career opportunities include: dispatcher, jailer and crime scene investigator.