A Unique Path to an Exciting Career
LaGuardia's new Criminal Justice program will prepare you for many different careers in the exciting field of criminal justice. This dual-admission program is part of the CUNY Justice Academy linking two- and four-year colleges that provide academic pathways from associate degree study to the completion of a bachelors degree at John Jay.
The Choice is Yours
Whether you decide on a two- or four-year program, your degree will open the door to a wide variety of career opportunities with strong employment prospects in a dynamic field. You will be qualified for many entry-level opportunities in the field of criminal justice.
Diverse Job Opportunities
Employment prospects for criminal justice positions in New York City are growing at a faster than average rate. Opportunities exist in law enforcement, corrections, parole, probation, social work, forensics, firefighting, juvenile justice, and court administration, among many others.
A Supportive Learning Environment
At LaGuardia, you will receive a quality education you can afford. Our flexible evening and weekend class schedule, on-campus childcare, tutoring, veterans programs, services for immigrants, and support for students with disabilities will help you succeed academically, personally and professionally.