Career And College Prep

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Set the Bar High

Do you dream of making the world a safer, more just place? If so, a career in law and criminal justice could be what you’re looking for. Dive into courses designed with input from criminal justice and community experts.

Which pathway is offered?

Law Enforcement—This pathway exposes students to the range of duties required of law enforcement officers. It prepares them for careers in legal, public safety, and protective services, and homeland security.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • Police, fire, and ambulance dispatcher
  • Police and patrol officer
  • Animal control officer
  • Customs and border protection officer
  • Marine enforcement officer
  • Fingerprint identification technician
  • Railroad police
  • Customs inspectors

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

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What could my future look like in this career field?**


**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.

Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • Non-Commissioned Security Officer Level II