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Criminal Justice Technology Specialist, C.C.C.

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Banner Code: CJTS

College Credit Certificate

(24 credit hours)

The Criminal Justice Technology Specialist certificate is designed to prepare individuals to work in law enforcement, corrections, private/industry security, and other criminal justice, legal, or public service related fields. The program prepares students to work as police officers and sheriff’s deputies, correctional officers and jailers, and criminal justice practitioners/supervisors/managers in the various facets of the criminal justice system. It provides supplemental training for persons currently or previously employed in these occupations and may benefit professionals who are seeking incentive benefits or career enhancement in the field.

To be officially considered for this program, a student must:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED® certificate and submit an application to FGC.

Program Learning Outcomes:

  1. Describe and discuss the criminal justice system.
  2. Describe and discuss juvenile delinquency.
  3. Summarize criminal justice administration.
  4. Describe and discuss the role intermediate sanctions have in correctional policy.
  5. Explain evidence and rules of evidence.
  6. Identify issues relating to human diversity in the criminal justice system.
  7. Identify factors critical to maintaining physical security and control.
  8. Demonstrate oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  9. Demonstrate basic computer skills and competency in common software applications.

The following are the required courses:

Criminal Justice Technology Specialist Total 24 Credits

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