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The CJ Profession

There are many career opportunities with an Associate and/or Bachelor in Criminal Justice. You can seek employment in the following fields and many others:

  • Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco & Firearms Officer
  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Crime Scene Technician
  • Criminologist
  • Drug Enforcement Administration Agent
  • Correctional Program Supervisor
  • Head Court Clerk
  • Juvenile/Adult Probation Officer
  • Victim Services Specialist

A student can take some of the most interesting courses such as:

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Forensic Science
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Introduction to Corrections
  • Introduction to the Judicial Process
  • And many, many more!

To learn more about the criminal justice profession, please call or e-mail Becca Titus @ 575.492.2714 or rtitus@nmjc.edu. Thank you for your interest in our program, and we look forward to having you as a student at New Mexico Junior College!