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Criminal Justice

The criminal justice program can prepare you for a career in law enforcement, corrections or homeland security. Coursework also provides existing law enforcement personnel with training to advance their Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certification. Additionally, the program benefits students who wish to pursue bachelor’s degrees in criminal justice at four-year colleges and universities. Students with advanced degrees in criminal justice have opportunities in cyber security, federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies as analysts, agents and officers.

Criminal Justice Careers

  • Police Officer
  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Correctional Officer
  • Probation/Parole Officer
  • Dispatcher
  • Custody Assistant/Jailer
  • Records Clerk
  • Court Clerk
  • Welfare Fraud Investigator
  • Domestic Violence Advocate
  • Port Police Officer
  • CSI Technician/Investigator
  • Game Warden
  • Private Investigator
  • Homeland Security
  • Custody Assistant 

Criminal justice faculty:

  • Are highly-skilled professionals with backgrounds in federal, state, county and municipal departments and agencies
  • Represent the most specialized areas of law enforcement from narcotics to aviation
  • Maintain relationships with major law enforcement agencies throughout Southern California
  • Provide instruction at the Rancho Cucamonga, Chino and Fontana campuses
  • Can provide students with guidance for academic and career goals


Business Education Building, BE-107
Phone: 909-652-6830
Email: bat.staff@chaffey.edu