Start or advance your career in a law office or in the law enforcement field with TCC’s Career Studies Certificate in Public Law.
You will learn multiple perspectives of the legal field and strengthen your critical thinking skills in this multifaceted area. If you are already working in the field, earning a certificate might make you eligible for promotion.
You will graduate with a basic foundation in the criminal justice field. Courses include:
- Family Law
- Domestic Violence
- Trial Preparation and Discovery Practice
- Principles of Criminal Investigation
Apply all of the credits you earn in this program to TCC’s Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice, which offers a specialization in Public Law.
Veterans, transitioning military, spouses and dependents: TCC’s Center for Military and Veterans Education provides academic guidance and help in maximizing your GI Bill® and other educational benefits.
Tuition assistance such as financial aid, scholarships, work-study, grants and loans can help you save money and reduce college debt.
Just 18 credits! Finish this program in as little as 2 semesters
Take classes on any of TCC’s 4 campuses
Learn from professionals who are working in law enforcement and public safety
TCC’s Career Studies Certificate in Public Law consists of 2 semesters of part-time study, with classes held on all campuses.
Estimated Program Cost*:
18 credits x $181.10 per credit = $3,259.80 (not including textbooks and supplies)
*Based on Fall 2017 in-state tuition. Your actual cost may differ.
This program may lead to entry-level employment in a law office or in law enforcement.