Central Penn College - John J. Contino


Faculty Who Care

John J. Contino
Assoc. Professor, Criminal Justice Administration

What would you say is the most rewarding thing about teaching "You can. You will." students at Central Penn?

Central Penn students are here because they want to get the most out of their educational experience. They believe that they can accomplish the goals that they set. What can be more rewarding than teaching students who want to learn.

What is the biggest challenge facing students going into the field of Criminal Justice? How can students prepare to face this challenge?

The biggest challenge facing students in all fields is standing out in a competitive employment market. The best way to prepare is to exhibit the core values of Central Penn, especially Professionalism and Integrity.

What would you say to a prospective "You can. You will." student considering Central Penn College?

At Central Penn you will be expected to be committed to you responsibilities as a student. You will have caring and accessible teachers who will guide you along the way. This of course will prepare to enter your chosen career path ready for whatever you may encounter.

Associates of Arts- Brandywine College ( Widener University) 1972
Bachelor of Science - Villanova University 1974
Juris Doctor - University of Miami 1977