The Criminal Justice Department at Lone
Star College-University Park offers an Associate of Arts with a Field of Study
in Criminal Justice.
The program prepares students to enter a
variety of careers in the criminal justice system or transfer to a four-year
university to continue working toward a Bachelor of Criminal Justice.
Students in the Criminal Justice program will receive
cutting-edge classroom instruction blended with real-life scenarios. Hands-on
educational experiences include investigating mock crime scenes,
fingerprinting, handcuffing and participating in mock trials.
Courses include Introduction to Criminal Justice, Court
Systems and Practices, Fundamentals of Criminal Law, and Correctional Systems
Courses are taught by diverse, highly
qualified faculty members and offered in face-to-face, fully online and hybrid
formats. For those who need additional flexibility, LSC-University Park also
offers some Criminal Justice courses in the evenings and Saturdays.
Dean of Instruction
Office: EMI 155