The Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree in Criminal Justice prepares
students whose career interests are in law enforcement, law, and corrections. The Criminal Justice program provides preparation for direct entry into the workforce, for transfer to four-year colleges, and for professional advancement.
Career Opportunities
Graduates will be prepared to seek the following career options:
·         Corrections
·         Law Enforcement
·         Legal Assisting
In addition to general education requirements, coursework in this degree program is likely to include the following:
·         The Corrections Process
·         Criminology
·         The Criminal Justice System
·         Criminal Law
·         The Police Process
·         The Judicial Process
·         Juvenile Delinquency
·         Evidence
·         Constitutional Law
·         Legal Rights of the Confined
·         Victimology
·         Drug Abuse