Women in Administration of Justice Fields

Meet Three Women making a difference in our community
(Read their stories by clicking here)

Kathleen Allison, Secretary for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Tori Verber Salazar, District Attorney for San Joaquin County
Miriam Lyell, Public Defender for San Joaquin County


Why Choose Our Administration of Justice Program?

Administration of Justice is a multi-disciplinary program that provides students with a thorough understanding of the criminal justice system and its role in society. The program is designed so that students who complete the program are able to apply various methodological and theoretical approaches for conducting research and evaluation with regard to criminal justice practices and policies. Additionally, students will be able to engage in critical inquiry of criminal justice institutions, understand theories of criminology, and know the systems, process and relationships between the various components of the criminal justice system.

For more information on our program, please take a look at the emphasis-specific parts of the program.


Job Titles and Career Information

Studying Administration of Justice Delta College prepares you to enter the following fields:

  • Basic Corrections Peace Officer Academy
  • Basic Peace Officer Academy
  • Law Enforcement
  • Corrections
  • The Juvenile Justice System
  • Criminal Justice Investigation

Click on a job title to find out career information such as average salaries, employment rates and more!

Certificate and Degree Options



For certificate and degree requirements, please visit the College Catalog.


Administration of Justice Program Contact