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A Two-Year Program Leading to the A.S. Degree
This program provides a broad base of instruction concerning the criminal justice system and enhances the student’s possibility of employment with the law enforcement agency of his choice. The A.S.C.T. degree program is designed for students wishing to begin employment immediately upon receiving their degree. The A.S. degree program is designed for students wishing to transfer to a baccalaureate degree institution. For students enrolled in the Florida Education Program: Licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education. Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 W. Gaines Street, Ste. 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400; toll free # (888) 224-6684.
Many of our students are continuing their education after completing their associate degree in law enforcement. Some of them stay on our campus to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Homeland Security. Our courses transfer to other bachelor programs as well.
Graduates of our program have the option to enter the workforce as well. Law enforcement and corrections jobs are available at the city, county and state levels.