Law, Public Safety Corrections & Security

Order in the court!

If you can stay calm in difficult situations, have an interest in protecting people, and can think on your feet; you may have a future in the Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security industry.


HISD Four-Year Course Sequences


This program of study focuses on careers in planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, protective services and homeland security. HISD programs include: Court Systems, Firefighter/EMT, Law Enforcement and Corrections, and National Security.

High Schools Offering Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security pathways

Fastest Growing Career Opportunities

  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Police Officer
  • Paralegal

Certifications and Licensures

  • Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) Certification
  • State Emergency Medical (EMT) Certification

High Paying Careers

  • Lawyer $120,000
  • Forensic Science Technician $45,000
  • Fire Fighter $46,000



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