Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
This Career Cluster includes, but is not limited to studies in corrections, law, and emergency medical responding. Students with a solid background in math, science, technical skills, and communication have the opportunity to pursue a career in Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Safety.
Location of Program Offerings
- Golightly Career and Technical Center (GCTC)
- Randolph Career and Technical Center (RCTC)
Program(s) of Study
- Protective Services (GCTC/RCTC)
- Baker College
- Davenport University
- Eastern Michigan University
- Henry Ford Community College
- Lansing Community College
- Wayne State University
Upon graduation, students have the option of pursuing postsecondary education or entering the workforce in career areas such as: Correctional Officer, Firefighter, Police/Detective, Judicial Worker, and Attorney just to name a few.
Analysts predict an average increase of 10% for individuals employed with the Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security industry within the next 10 years.
|Career Options||2008 Statistics||Projected 2018 Statistics||Median Salary||% Change|
|Correctional Officer||518,200||566,500||$38,380||9% Increase|
|Judge/Judicial Worker||51,200||53,100||$110,220||4% Increase|