Career Readiness for Students → Explore High School Plans → Law Enforcement and Leadership
The Law Enforcement and Leadership program exposes students to the fields of law enforcement and criminal justice. This two-year program is for juniors and seniors who will spend their first year at Thomas Edison High School of Technology completing coursework. During the second year at their home school, students will complete additional coursework through an internship, enrollment in a college level course, or advanced coursework in social studies.
Post-secondary career training programs are offered by both the Montgomery County Police Department and the Maryland State Police. These programs offer the opportunity to earn Associate degrees in Criminal Justice prior to entering full-time employment with those agencies.
Other degree pathways available at area 2-year and 4-year colleges include:
Students interested in enrolling in an existing or a new program at Edison High School should follow the Edison enrollment processes.
Thomas Edison High School
Students in the 11th grade from all high schools are eligible to apply to this program. MCPS will provide transportation to and from Edison High School.