Administration of Justice

Have you ever considered a career in law enforcement or corrections? It’s a rewarding way to serve your community while putting your communication and people skills to good use.

At West Hills College Lemoore we have several programs in administration of justice associate degrees to choose from

  • Associate of Science for Transfer (AS-T) degree in Administration of Justice -Students who complete our AS-T degree program are guaranteed admission into the CSU system. Students transferring to a CSU institution will be required to complete 60 units after transfer to earn a Bachelor’s degree. 
  • Associate of Arts Degree- This program provides introductory and journey level course work in Administration of Justice for local, state, federal and private enterprise levels. This program enhances student development with philosophical, statutory, practical and, tactical experience and background necessary to successfully compete in a technologically advancing, competitive and rewarding career field. 
  • Correctional Rehabilitation Certificate of Achievement - This certificate of achievement for correctional workers, developed in conjunction with local and state agencies, provides students with a broad range of correctional skills and competencies, which promote success in a variety of correctional settings. 


completion of these programs provides students with foundational understanding of the legal process of the criminal justice system, as well as laws at the local, state and federal levels, and the ability to write documents used in the criminal justice system.

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Program Options

The West Hills College Lemoore Administration of Justice program will open doors for you to work at the local, state, federal and private levels of law enforcement. Our program prepares you for positions within municipal police departments, probation, sheriff's departments, corrections, state parks, private security and more.

Careers In Administration of Justice

You already know you have the seeds of success within you. West Hills College Lemoore can help you grow them into a rewarding career. Are you ready to take the next step?
  • Police Officer
  • Sheriff Deputy
  • Detective or Criminal Investigator
  • Detention or Correctional Officer
  • Parole Officer
  • Probation Officer
  • Juvenile Justice Counselor
  • Pre-release or Employment Counselor

Related Programs

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    AS Degree, Certificate
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    Political Science
    AA-T Degree

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