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Criminal Justice

The mission of the criminal justice program at Richland College is to enable students to learn and examine the structural elements as well as theoretical frameworks associated with the criminal justice system in the United States and to help students develop and apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to different theories, problems, and policies associated with crime and justice.

Richland College is an institutional member of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.


HB 1508 Notice

This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. For more information please visit