Criminal Justice

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The Criminal Justice Career Studies Certificate at Piedmont Virginia Community College provides the basic knowledge necessary to prepare for entry-level jobs in the law enforcement system. For career advancement, graduates may transition into PVCC's Associate of Applied Science degree in Police Science.

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Jobs this program prepares you for: 

Corrections Officer
Government Support
Police Patrol Officer
Private Investigator
Security Officer
Sheriff's Patrol Officer
Transit & Railroad Police