Program Overview

  • Location
  • Tuition
  • Program Length
    1 year
  • Learning Environment
  • Financial Aid
    FAFSA Eligible

Program Description

The Administration of Justice program offers a comprehensive curriculum that equips students with a strong foundation in the field. Through a range of courses, students gain knowledge and skills necessary for pursuing careers within the criminal justice system. The program covers various aspects, including law enforcement, the court system, and corrections, emphasizing the administration of these systems. Additionally, students delve into the study of crime’s causes and consequences, as well as society’s responses to criminal behavior.

Degrees & Certificates

  • Associate of Science – Administration of Justice (61 credits) – Tuition: $7,991
  • Certificate of Competence – Homeland Security (13 credits) – Tuition: $1,703
  • Certificate of Competence – Criminal Justice Addictions Professional (23 credits) – Tuition: $3,013


Upon completion of the Administration of Justice program, graduates have a wide range of career opportunities within the criminal justice system. They can pursue roles such as law enforcement officers, detectives, police officers, probation officers, correctional officers, or private investigators. With their solid background in the field and comprehensive education, graduates are well-prepared to contribute to the administration and maintenance of justice in society.

Learn more about Hawaiʻi Community College – Hilo’s Administration of Justice program