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Law Enforcement Pathway

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Law Enforcement Pathway

The Law Enforcement Pathway teaches CTE learners about the development of, adherence to, and protection of various branches of law. Students will learn how to appropriately and legally respond to breaches in the law according to statutory rules and regulations as well as investigate how and why the breaches occurred.

What You Can Learn:

  • Law enforcement terminology

  • Investigative procedures

  • Criminal investigation

  • Crime scene processing and collection

What You Can Gain:

  • 911 Dispatcher

  • EMT Basic

What You Can Become:
(with additional education and training)

  • Police Officer

  • Probation and Correctional Officer

  • Detective

  • Immigration and Customs Inspector

What You Can Take: 

  • Principles of Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security*

  • Law Enforcement I*

  • Criminal Investigation*

  • Law Enforcement II

  • Correctional Services

  • Forensic Science

  • Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

*denotes courses that begin at home campus

View the Law Enforcement Program of Study Guide (PDF opens in a new window).

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