Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
Thousands of challenging educational and training opportunities are offered in the highly skilled Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security Career Cluster. These opportunities continue to expand in the areas of corporate, industrial, homeland security and public safety.

This career cluster is organized into five career pathways:
  • Emergency and fire management
  • Security and protective services
  • Law enforcement services
  • Legal services
  • Correction services

Students in law, public safety, corrections and security learn and practice skills that prepare them for diverse post-high school education and training opportunities, from apprenticeships and two-year college programs to four-year college and graduate programs.

CTE classes in this cluster will introduce you to a variety of interesting careers including:
  • Judge
  • Attorney
  • Paralegal
  • Court reporter
  • Police officer
  • Correctional officer•
  • Probation/parole officer
  • Immigration and customs inspector
  • Fire fighter
  • Rescue worker (EMT, paramedic)
  • Emergency dispatcher
  • Loss prevention specialist
  • Information systems security specialist
  • Certified security officer
  • Park ranger