Career And College Prep

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Set the Bar High
Do you dream of making the world a safer, more just place? If so, a career in public safety could be what you’re looking for. Dive into courses designed with input from criminal justice and community experts!

Which pathway is offered?

Criminal Justice—This pathway prepares students to plan, manage, and provide legal, public safety and protective services, and homeland security.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • Police, fire & ambulance dispatcher
  • Police & patrol officer
  • Customs and border protection officer
  • Marine enforcement officer
  • Fingerprint identification technician
  • Railroad police
  • Customs inspectors
  • Security guard
  • Transportation security screener
  • Physical property security
  • Armored car guard
  • Port security specialist

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

Young law student

What could my future look like with this career?**


**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.