Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security CTE Cluster

Our Career and Technical Education (CTE) Pathways in the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security CTE Cluster lead to a credential for employment (certificate, diploma, or degree).  Prepare for a career in planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, corrections, protective services, and homeland security.

Available Pathways

Classes are offered at our college campuses in Monroe and Polkton and online. Some classes may be offered at your local high school. Classes are organized into pathways and align with the K-12 curriculum and Career and College Ready Standards adopted by the State Board of Education.

The following CTE pathways are available to eligible high school juniors, and seniors.

BASIC CYBER CRIMINOLOGY CERTIFICATE (C55180PB)

Course Credits Prerequisites Semester offered (SPCC Campus)
CJC 111: Introduction to Criminal Justice (T) 3 None Fall, Spring
CJC 112: Criminology 3 None Fall
CJC 131: Criminal Law 3 None Fall
CJC 212: Ethics & Community Relations 3 CCP qualifying scores Spring
CET 150: Computer Forensics I 3 None Fall
CET 250: Computer Forensics II 3 None Spring
Total Credits 18    

CJC LAW ENFORCEMENT PREPARATION CTE CERTIFICATE (C55180PC)

Course Credits Prerequisites Semester offered (SPCC Campus)
CJC 111: Introduction to Criminal Justice (T) 3 None Fall, Spring
CJC 112: Criminology 3 None Fall
CJC 113: Juvenile Justice 3 None Fall
CJC 121: Law Enforcement Operations (T) 3 None Spring
CJC 212: Ethics & Community Relations 3 CCP qualifying scores Spring
Total Credits 15    

CRIMINAL JUSTICE TECH CTE CERTIFICATE (C55180PA)

Course Credits Prerequisites Semester offered (SPCC Campus)
CJC 111: Introduction to Criminal Justice (T) 3 None Fall, Spring
CJC 113: Juvenile Justice 3 None Fall
CJC 131: Criminal Law 3 None Fall
CJC 221: Investigative Principles 3 None Fall
Total Credits 12    

EMT BASIC CTE CERTIFICATE (C45340PA)

Course Credits Prerequisites Semester offered (SPCC Campus)
EMS 110: EMT 8 Prior Admission/Age 16 Contact SPCC
MED 121: Medical Terminology I 3 CCP qualifying scores Fall, Spring, Summer
MED 122: Medical Terminology II 3 MED 121 Fall, Spring, Summer
Total Credits 14    

INTRODUCTION TO CYBER CRIME CERTIFICATE (C55210PA)

Course Credits Prerequisites Semester offered (SPCC Campus)
CCT 110: Intro to Cyber Crime 3 None Fall
CCT 112: Ethics & High Technology 3 None Spring
CCT 121: Computer Crime Investigation 4 None Spring
CCT 231: Technology Crimes & Law 3 None Fall
SEC 110: Security Concepts 3 None Spring
Total Credits 16    

PARALEGAL TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE (C25380PA)

Course Credits Prerequisites Semester offered (SPCC Campus)
LEX 150: Commercial Law I 3 CCP qualifying scores Fall
LEX 210: Real Property I 3 CCP qualifying scores Fall
LEX 240: Family Law 3 CCP qualifying scores Fall
LEX 250: Wills, Estates, & Trusts 3 CCP qualifying scores Spring
Total Credits 12    
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