Administration of Justice, Associate of Applied Science
The Administration of Justice curriculum is designed to prepare individuals for careers and positions of leadership in the field of criminal justice. This program can also be taken online. Contact us for details!
Start down the path toward a rewarding career in law enforcement at Southwest. Contact us today for more information and to learn how we can help your reach your goals!
A QUALITY EDUCATION
Supported by a broad general education component, the curriculum is structured toward the development of professional proficiency in the career fields of law enforcement, corrections, security, and wildlife management and enforcement. This curriculum is applicable to both the preparatory student and the experienced officer.
Articulation agreements and transfer information are available for those students who intend to continue their education beyond the community college level and into four-year colleges or universities.
At the completion of the program the graduate will be able to demonstrate:
The ability to comprehend and apply the information relative to their role as an entry-level officer;
Proficiency in entry level skill sets necessary to fulfill the role of an entry-level officer;
Personal behaviors consistent with professional and employer expectations for the entry-level officer.
Trooper Austin Benfield with the Virginia State Police completed the Administration of Justice program at Southwest.
Distance Learning from Southwest is a great way to get a college education on your schedule. Classes are delivered online, offering a flexible way to get a degree, certificate, or to take classes to transfer to a four-year college or university. Some programs require internships, in-person labs , and/or classes. Contact us for details.