CTE programs in legal and protective services are perfect for those students who are intrigued by law enforcement and forensic science, they can’t seem to get enough of TV shows like, CSI Miami, Law & Order, and Bones. They’re the students that want to protect and serve or dream about becoming a fire fighter. Paralegals, customs agents and paramedics also fall under this category. It takes a special kind of person to take on the intensity that surrounds many of these occupations.
Students get a taste of the job responsibilities and the realities of a career in the legal and protective service industry through high school CTE programs.
CTE Programs available across West-MEC Member Districts:
• Civic/Criminal Law
• Emergency Medical Technician (West-MEC Central Program)
• Fire Science (On-campus and West-MEC Central Program)
• Forensic Science
• Law Enforcement