Criminology & Criminal Justice

AS Criminology and Criminal Justice Studies - 64 credit hours
Prepare to work in corrections, juvenile justice, investigations, private security, homeland security and crime scene investigations. Graduates may transfer to a university to seek a bachelor’s degree. Graduates of a law enforcement academy may receive college credit hours toward this degree. A variety of tracks are available depending on your career goals.

College Credit Certificates
Criminal Justice Technology Specialist
Crime Scene Certificate 
Homeland Security Specialist

Career Specializations: 
Fingerprint Training
Private Security and Investigations
Victim Advocacy
Crime Analysis

  • Criminology Program Contact Information:
    Michael Reichard, Program Manager
    Ybor Campus, Public Services Technology Building
    2002 North 17th Street, Tampa, Florida 33605
    (813)-253-7676, Email: mreichard@hccfl.edu 
    Program Website

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