College-Credit Programs

Seminole State's Criminal Justice Institute prepares students for careers in public safety and law enforcement. As student in one of our college-credit degree programs, you will receive the comprehensive training and education you need to enter the field or continue on to a four-year college or university.

Program Options

A.A Degree Programs

Criminal Justice students will complete the common prerequisite courses for an upper-division Criminal Justice major as part of their general A.A. degree program.

Seminole State offers prerequisite courses for the following Criminal Justice major:

A.S. Degree Programs

Seminole State's A.S. degree in Criminal Justice Technology provides the knowledge, skills and experience needed for a career in criminal justice.

Credit toward this degree is available for those with current Florida:

  • Law Enforcement certification or
  • Corrections Officer certification

College Credit Certificates

Students in Seminole State's Criminal Justice Technology Program can earn certificates in Technology and Homeland Security:

Articulation Agreement

The Law Enforcement/Corrections Officer Articulation Agreement provides graduates of Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission (CJSTC)-certified training academies with college-level course credit, which can be applied toward an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Criminal Justice Technology at Seminole State College.

Online Criminal Justice Information Session

Please click on the link and view the power point presentation for information on the basic law enforcement academy. If you have any questions, please call 407.708.2187 or 407.708.2299.


Criminal Justice Institute
Fax: 407.322.1309
Office: PS-100
Campus: Sanford/Lake Mary