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2023-2024 Online Catalog 
2023-2024 Online Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice, CT.

Program Description

The Criminal Justice certificate program is designed to enhance the credentials of students attempting to enter the profession who are interested in fields of police, corrections, probation, parole, and juvenile justice.

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  • Discuss the field of criminal justice including police organization, administration and management;
  • Discuss the rights and responsibilities of an officer of the law;
  • State the procedures involved in criminal investigation and how they are applied;
  • Communicate effectively in writing, verbal and electronic formats with particular emphasis on police reports.

After Union College

Graduates can work in the field of criminal justice or can further their education in the field.

Recommended Sequence

Milestone Courses

The milestones (in bold) identify critical courses for timely progress and the semester in which the course should be completed for on-time graduation.  Milestone course grades < 2.0 should be discussed with an advisor.

Career and Transfer Information