Criminal Justice Degree Program

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Why Criminal Justice?

The curriculum in Criminal Justice has been designed to prepare individuals for careers in law enforcement and related occupations. Supported by a broad general education, training is given to develop professional competence in the fields of law enforcement administration, police investigations, the prevention and control of delinquency and crime, court systems and correctional systems.

Career Opportunities

Correctional Officers and Bailiffs

Fire Inspectors


Police and Detectives

Private Detectives and Investigators

Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers

Why Galveston College?

Galveston College is a fully accredited community college and is instrumental in providing the educational needs of the community by providing academic transfer, workforce education, continuing education, and developmental programs. Within all of these programs, Galveston College maintains the highest level of standards and encourages innovative teaching methods, which take full advantage of current technologies.

What Sets Us Apart

  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • More than 3,000 students enrolled each year
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • Developmental programs enable success for all students
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs
  • Universal Access Scholarships available for qualifying
    Galveston students
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement