Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

  • Emergency Management
  • Homeland Security

What type employment options does a certificate in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security prepare you for? Certificates in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security prepare students to respond to natural disasters, and lead a response team in coordination with various agencies during local, state, or national emergencies.

Can credits completed in this certificate be applied to an associate and/or bachelor’s degree now or at a later point in time? Credits from this certificate program can be applied to an associate degree.

What are possible job fields that this certificate can lead to? Certificates in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security could lead to occupations as an Emergency Management and Response Coordinator, EMT/Paramedic, Firefighter, in Citizenship and Immigration Services, Customs and Border Protection, and more.

More information on the occupations and career pathways can be found on the Advance CTE Web site at https://www.careertech.org/sites/default/files/CCFrame-LawPubSafCorrectandSec.pdf

What are the educational requirements for careers in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security? Typically a four-year bachelor's degree is required.

What is the occupational outlook for careers in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security? Occupations are expected to grow as fast as average.

What approved CTE institutions offer Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security? For a list of approved CTE institutions offering certificates in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security go to the CTE certificate search tool.

Do these certificates have programmatic accreditation? Certificates in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security do not have programmatic accreditation.