Dec 07, 2022  
PVCC 2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
PVCC 2022-2023 College Catalog

Advanced Criminal Justice


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Career Studies Certificate
Code: 221-400-47


Purpose: This program is directed to students who are seeking an entry-level position as well as students who currently hold an administrative support-related job, but wish to be promoted. This is a G3 program.  Students may qualify for free tuition, fees, and books.

Program Information: Occupational Objectives: Career development for individuals seeking positions such as commercial and industrial security officer; local, state, or federal law enforcement officer; police officer; private or government investigator; or corrections officer. Students should note that the following qualifications are prerequisites for employment with many law enforcement agencies: (1) excellent physical condition; (2) normal hearing, color vision, and eye function; (3) weight in proportion to height; (4) no convictions of any crime involving moral turpitude or any felony, and no excessive number of traffic citations. A background investigation is usually conducted by the employing agency prior to employment.

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