Criminal Justice

Cuesta College Criminal Justice Program prepares students for careers in law enforcement, investigations, corrections, private security, law and juvenile justice. The program also serves those working in the criminal justice field to enhance their knowledge of the legal underpinnings of the criminal justice system, criminology, and public policy.

Contact information:

Department Website: Criminal Justice

Contact: Vicki Simonson

Phone: (805) 546-3264

More degree and certificate information is located on the curriculum page.

Gainful Employment Statement

 


EMT

Emergency Medical Technicians-Basic (EMT-B) respond to emergency calls to provide efficient and immediate care to the critically ill and injured, and to transport the patient to a medical facility.

 

Contact information:

Department Website: EMT

Contact: Claudia Ferriday

Phone: (805) 546-3119

More degree and certificate information is located on the curriculum page.

Gainful Employment Statement

 


Paralegal

The Paralegal program, approved by the California Community College Chancellors Office, satisfies the requirements of California Business and Professional Code, Section 6450, for paralegal training. A paralegal is a trained specialist, who performs a variety of legal tasks, including legal research, preparation of legal documents, and law office management. The program prepares students for employment as a paralegal.

Contact information:

Department Website: Paralegal

Contact: Ruth Biering

Phone: (805) 546-3251

More degree and certificate information is located on the curriculum page.

Gainful Employment Statement