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Career Readiness for students

Justice, Law, and Society

Is Justice, Law and Society for You?

  • Are you passionate about justice for all people?
  • Are you a logical thinker who enjoys complex issues and problems?
  • Do TV court room dramas, police investigation, and forensics interest you?
  • Do you wonder what degree will help in a variety of high-level careers?

About the Program

This program introduces you to careers in in law enforcement, legal services, and government and public administration. It will strengthen your communication, thinking, and reasoning skills, preparing you for a wide range of future careers and studies.

Sample Course Plan for Justice, Law and Society

Sample Courses

Certifications/Awards for Completing High School Plan

  • Articulation Agreement : Earn three college credits at Montgomery College through the MCPS articulation agreement by earning a B or higher in the articulated courses and completing the entire high school plan.
    How to receive articulated credit from Justice, Law and Society  
  • Complete Work Based Learning Experience prior to graduation and work with industry business partners and other professionals during coursework.

Local Colleges Offering a Continuation of the Program


Where this Program is Offered


If this program is not available at your school, meet with your counselor to select courses that will allow you to explore your interest in these careers.


Justice, Law and Society Video