2019-2020 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

Public Service

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American Sign Language

American Sign Language, COA


Coaching, CERT

Coaching, COA

Fire Science

Fire Science, AAS

Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice

Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice, AAS

Law Enforcement Specialist for Certification, AAS


Criminal Justice, AA

Public Service Academies

Corrections Officer


Careers in this pathway are related to economic, political, and social systems including education, government, law and law enforcement, leisure and recreation, military, religion, child care, social services, and personal services.

If you’re friendly, open, understanding and cooperative, you might enjoy working with people to help solve problems and improve lives.

Salary Range (Michigan)

Corrections Officer

$36,690 - $57,830


$20,490 - $53,210

Police Officer

$33,930 - $79,430

Job Outlook

Employment of social and human service workers is expected to grow by 28 percent between now and 2020, faster than the average for all occupations.

Salary information comes from CareerOneStop.org, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.