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Criminal Justice


Do you have what it takes? Personal responsibility, integrity, and self discipline are needed to be successful in the field of public safety. Improve your physical training, take fingerprints, and perform first aid. Make quick decisions while using the Fire Arms Training Simulator and the Geospacial Information Systems mapping software. This program prepares students for entry-level positions in the Criminal Justice arena, specifically, the field of Law Enforcement and Emergency Medical Services. Intensive physical training, rigorous academics, and adherence to strict standards of personal appearance are required.

Possible Certifications

  • Infant & Child CPR

  • Adult CPR

  • CPR for Family & Friends 

  • NIMS IS 100 Series

  • NIMS IS 200 Series

  • NIMS IS 700 Series

  • NIMS IS 800 Series 

  • NARCAN Administration 

  • NIMS 907 Active Shooter Workplace Security Awareness 

  • NIMS IS 20.22 Diversity Awareness 

  • OSHA Certification

  • First Aid

  • AED Essentials


Students at York Tech are required to wear a uniform. Upper garments (shirts, sweatshirts, etc.) must be purchased through the school's Tech Gear Store. Lower apparel and safety equipment varies by program. The specific uniform requirements for Criminal Justice can be downloaded using this link.

Potential Career Opportunities

There are many career opportunities for students graduating from York Tech's Criminal Justice program.

What to Expect

This is a standalone program that does not rotate with any other programs. Students accepted into it will take Criminal Justice courses during all four years at York Tech, with the exception being students who participate in a co-op opportunity during their senior year.

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