The department offers a wide range of courses that will enable students to find employment in various agencies of the administration of justice system. This curriculum is designed to acquaint pre-service and in-service students with the principles and practices of criminal justice in America. The Irvine Valley College administration of justice program is accredited by the California State Commission of Peace Officers Standards and Training (P.O.S.T). The program also sponsors a chapter of Lambda Alpha Epsilon of the American Criminal Justice Association, a professional law enforcement association. The Associate in Science in Administration of Justice for Transfer is designed to assist students in the seamless transferring to a CSU and complete a bachelor degree.