Law Enforcement and Justice Administration

Law Enforcement and Justice Administration

While there are hundreds of potential career opportunities in the law enforcement, justice administration and forensics fields, each differ significantly in their specific areas of expertise. Each job, though, from police officers, to security personnel, public safety dispatchers and more, are essential in keeping local communities and the country safe.

A degree or certificate in law enforcement, justice administration or forensics at Harper College ensures students gain the necessary skills and requirements to be a law enforcement officer or public safety dispatcher in the state of Illinois.

Degree program

The AAS degree program is for students seeking immediate employment or career advancement in law enforcement or criminal justice. 

Certificate programs

Transfer Options

If your goal is to transfer to a four-year university, see your advisor to see what classes will transfer to your preferred bachelor's program. 

Transfer options include:



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