This Certificate is designed for employment in criminal justice and positions in private security. Credits earned toward this Certificate may be applied toward the Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts Degree, Criminal Justice Option, the Associate in Science Degree in Homeland Security, or the Associate in Applied Science in Criminal Justice Degree, Criminal Justice Option.
Graduates will be able to:
- Understand the difference between criminal and deviant acts.
- Explain the underlying principles of the classical school of criminological thought.
- Explain the relationship between personality and criminal behavior.
- Explain the influence of the organization and structure of society to crime.