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Law & Public Safety

The Law and Public Safety program prepares students to perform technical services involved with planning, organizing, researching, directing, and controlling functions and processes related to the provision of law and public safety services. An integrated approach to teaching and learning is provided as students develop interpersonal relations, career development skills, and technical knowledge and skills associated with careers in this growing field.

Program Standards

Student simulating police situation

Program Details 

  •  Law Enforcement 1-2 (Year 1)   
  • Law Enforcement 3-4 (Year 2)  
  • Law Enforcement 5-6  (Year 3) 
  • Law & Public Safety Internship (Year 4)

  •  Security Guard 

Law and Public safety student show tools used in the field


SkillsUSA provides educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education to ensure America has a skilled workforce. 

Students in donated police car

Careers in Law and Public Safety

  • $67,290 Average Annual Wage
  • Police Officer 
  •  Military Police 
  •  Private Security
  •  Federal Agent
  •  Correction Officer 
  •  Detention Officer

The Law and Public Safety  program is available at:

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