COVID Update:

EFSC has returned to normal pre-COVID operations, with full capacity on-campus classes and events. Click for the COVID Reporting Requirements and the Return to Campus Approval Process which remain in place. See the Student Services Guide for on-campus services available on a walk-in basis or by appointment, plus virtual options. Read the latest updates.

Public Safety and Criminal Justice professionals protect the well-being of their communities and fellow citizens.

EFSC’s Public Safety Institute is your gateway to a Criminal Justice or Public Safety career. Our offerings include five Associate in Science Degrees — Crime Scene Technology, Criminal Justice Technology, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Science Technology and Paralegal Studies;  plus Certificate programs and Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic programs. All provide the student with not only classroom instruction but a practical, hands-on training experience. We also offer training and re-certification courses for those already working in the public safety profession, plus a Bachelor's of Applied Science in Public Safety Management for career advancement. Whatever your areas of interest, courses are available at various campus locations and online.

Meet Randy Eastep

Professor of Criminal Justice

EFSC’s Criminal Justice Technology program is dynamic. By incorporating the latest information, we help prepare students to be successful in an exciting, rewarding and fulfilling career. Our students find jobs in police departments, state attorneys’ offices, the court system and in corrections.  The program also provides a great foundation for further studies in the discipline.