Criminal Justice Career Studies Certificate
John Tyler Community College

Program Details

The online Criminal Justice Career Studies Certificate is designed for individuals who want to upgrade their skills to increase their chances for success and advancement in the criminal justice profession.  The curriculum offers the skills and knowledge necessary to reach these goals.  Students learn about appropriate and ethical behavior, the components of the criminal justice system, and about the juvenile justice system.  Courses include:

  • Survey of Criminal Justice 
  • Ethics and the Criminal Justice Professional 
  • Police Response to Critical Incidents 
  • Criminal Law, Evidence and Procedures
  • Law Enforcement and the Community


  • High school diploma or equivalent or 18 years of age
  • Official transcripts, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming