According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 75% of all jobs require training beyond high school.

How are you going to get there?  What are your options?

If you are a leader with the ability to think on your feet and communicate effectively, the Pitt-Titusville Criminal Justice Associate Degree program is for you!


Why Does a Degree in Criminal Justice Matter?

The Pitt-Titusville associate's degree in criminal justice prepares you to enter four-year criminal justice programs at Pitt's Bradford, Greensburg, and Pittsburgh campuses and at other colleges and universities. It also meets the educational requirement for those seeking admissions to the Pennsylvania State Police Academy.  


What Societal Need Does it Fill?

The criminal justice system is the set of agencies and processes established by governments to control crime and impose penalties on those who violate laws. 


Is there a Demand in this Field of Study?

Yes.  With an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice, you have a wide range of criminal justice jobs available to pursue. Popular jobs include police officer, correctional officer, private investigator and forensic science technician.


What Career Opportunities are Available?

Interest in criminal justice careers has grown with the popularity of shows such as “CSI.”  In this field, there are many rewarding career opportunities for those who are committed to serving the public.  Positions include  Troopers, Liquor Enforcement Officers, Police Communications Operators, Forensic Specialists, and many other civilian jobs.

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