LPSCS icon The Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster® focuses on planning, managing, and providing legal services, public safety, protective services, and homeland security, including professional and technical support services. Students will examine the roles and responsibilities of police, courts, corrections, private security, and protective agencies of fire and emergency services.

Programs of Study

Career options within the federal Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster are plentiful. There are four programs of study within this federal cluster, each with a variety of jobs and occupations.
  • Emergency Services
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Law Enforcement
  • Legal Studies
Approved CTE Programs of Study information is available on the TEA website, including “at-a-glance” spreadsheets with coherent course sequences, an overview of programs of study, and course alignment recommendations.


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