Criminal Justice Department
Bldg. K, Room K240

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Department

The criminal justice field is constantly hiring, and careers in law enforcement, criminal justice and protection services are expected to continue growing.

Students at Brookhaven College can join this thriving industry in just a few years.

The Brookhaven College Social Science Division offers an Associate in Arts Degree with a Field of Study in Criminal Justice. Our courses also offer easy transfer to other area universities and criminal justice programs.

In just two years, graduates of the Criminal Justice program at Brookhaven College can be prepared to start a criminal justice career which could include law enforcement, security or corrections. For those who are interested in transferring to a university, the degree plan is designed to prepare you to major in criminal justice.


CRIJ 1301 - Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRIJ 1306 - Court Systems and Practices
CRIJ 1307 - Crime in America
CRIJ 1310 - Fundamentals of Criminal Law
CRIJ 2313 - Correctional Systems and Practices
CRIJ 2328 - Police Systems and Practices

Jobs in Criminal Justice

Learn more about career opportunities for individuals with education in criminal justice by visiting the district criminal justice website.


Social Science Division
Bldg. K, Room K240

Michael Freeman
professor and department lead
Bldg. K, Room K146