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Certificate of Proficiency in Criminal Justice

The certificate program in Criminal Justice includes primarily courses specific to the field with a limited number of general education courses.

It represents recognition of the achievement of the Criminal Justice curriculum for the professional who does not plan to enter a degree program, or it may be considered an important milestone for the in-service student working towards a degree.

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Police Officer
Probation/Parole Office
Corrections Officer
Sheriff’s Officer
Special Investigation Unit for Prosecutor’s Office

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Current students are encouraged to use curriculum guides, along with their Student Planning Degree Audit (My Progress Screen), to help make educated, accurate choices when selecting courses.

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honors by contract

A wide range of courses are available for students to participate in OCC’s “Honors by Contract” Program for the spring semester.

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Official* 2017-2018 Catalog

Our interactive catalog is updated throughout the year.

*Course requirements for degrees can and do change over time. Students are responsible for fulfilling the degree requirements that are in effect when they begin pursuing the degree at the college.

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