Program Description

The Pre-Criminal Justice curriculum is designed for students who have chosen a career in criminal justice and who wish to transfer to a senior college or university to pursue a four-year degree.

The courses in this degree program are selected from the Associate in Arts degree offerings but also include criminal justice-related courses. Students should consult with their advisors to help plan their programs and ensure general education competencies are met prior to graduation.

Career Opportunities

Potential employment for students who complete the above coursework and acquire their degree include, but are not limited to:

  • Police Officer
  • Bailiff
  • Fish/Game Warden
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Private Security Officer
  • Correctional Officer
  • Court Officer

Program Links


Aaron Cox

Instructor/Criminal Justice

910-642-7141, ext. 321