Criminal Justice @NCC

Do you have what it takes to delve into the difficult questions surrounding crime and punishment while serving your community? If you are ready to confront tough topics and study every detail of the law, while studying psychology, criminal behavior, social systems and ethics, you need to learn more about the criminal justice major at NCC!

As you explore every aspect of crime and the law and justice systems, you'll be taught by faculty members who've worked in criminal justice. They bring a valuable, real-world component into your classroom. From them you'll learn how to decipher patterns of human behavior, legal and ethical responsibilities, and how data on crime and prevention is collected and reported. You'll also take part in hands-on, technology-enhanced interactive simulations and field tours of local facilities. Ready to roll up your sleeves and make a difference? Apply today!

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Your Career in Criminal Justice

Criminal justice grads can find work in law enforcement, politics, business, security, law, corrections, government, and more.

Criminal Justice Career Paths

  • Police Officers
  • Detectives
  • State Trooper
  • Investigators
  • Probation Officers
  • Correctional Treatment Specialists
  • Forensic Science Technician
  • Private Detective
  • Fish and Game Warden
  • Security Guard
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Computer Forensics Investigator
  • Fraud Investigator
  • FBI Agent
  • CIA Agent
  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agent
  • DEA Agent
  • Secret Service Agent
  • US Marshal
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Degrees We Offer

  • Associate in Applied Science | 2 years
Program Details view official course information in our college catalog

"My years at NCC were awesome!" -Michael Hagan ’02, Secret Service Agent and NCC criminal justice alum

Featured AlumniAmber Hess

Featured FacultyJohn Spirk & Vertel Martin